Spend 1 minute with 60 people
Artist: Tan Tan
Category ：Experimental film/Documentary
Participation of festivals, exhibitions:
- Collisions in Forms": Experimental Videos from Shanghai and Beijjing, USA, November, 2008
- MECOOON 2007 (Free Cinema) Ideas Festival, Shanghai, July
- China Pingyao International Photography Festival, Shanxi, China, September，2008
- "Destilando territorios communes - Revealing Common Territories" international art exhibition, Palacio Consistorial, Murcia, Spain, October，2008
- 3rd Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China, November，2008
- Korean Experimental Film Festival, Seoul, South Korea, April, 2009
- 2nd 5.4 International Young Art Festival (Experimental Film section), Beijing, May, 2009.
- 43th Tampere Film Festival-"Retrospective of Tan Tan", Tampere, Finland, March，2013
- "Lost in Home"Tan Tan Moving Image Exhibition+Improvised Music Concert, Jiali Gallery, Beijing, China, July, 2013
- "Lost In Home"Tan Tan Experimental Film/Video Art, CCD Workstation, Beijing, China, August, 2013
This is an experimental film, or a documentary of a performance art.
1 minute is counted by 60 people’s voices. Most of the 60 people don’t know each other, and even won’t know in their life that they have ever shared 1 minute together.
This “1 minute” symbolizes any instant in one’s life. I found all the people randomly, but the result was planned before. In the last section, which is the most important part of the film, I put some sound of sea in accompany of the image of clock, like the current waves are forming the eternal sea…