• Valentine

    10 days ago - By Nowness

    Valentine Italian-born filmmaker Andre Bato's latest film stems from a series of conversations between himself and British Chinese artist Faye Wei Wei, where mythical creatures such as the Fisher King and self-aware sea urchins rise to the surface in a seductive stream of consciousness-a sensory melting-pot of gently bobbing thoughts and gorgeous imagery. Shot while Wei Wei was preparing for an exhibition in Athens, Bato's visual poem takes the form of a blissed out theatre play, replete with acts, preludes and intermissions, diving deep into the artist's gentle dreams. Speaking about his...
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