William Raban (2004)

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Compilation of five films written, produced, photographed, edited and directed by the British artist William Raban: Thames Barrier (1977, 8 mins., silent); FergusWalking (from Autumn Scenes, 1978, 3 mins., silent); Thames Film (1986, 66 mins.); A13 (1994, 12 mins.); MM (2002, 13 mins.), together with a specially commissioned documentary produced by Illuminations in the series `theFrame', entitled: William Raban (2003, 29 mins.). In it, the artist talks about the inspiration behind his work and some of the techniques involved. The documentary is illustrated by clips from twelve films.

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