Nha San Collective - Fifth Cinema Premiere by Nguyen Trinh Thi
30 Oct 2018
Artist Nguyen Trinh Thi from Nha San Collective will premiere her most recent essay film “Fifth Cinema” at the Elevations Laos | Exhibition, "Depths" and museum premiere at Asia Pacific Triennale of Contemporary Art (APT9), Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (24 NOV 2018 – 28 APR 2019).
With text by Maori filmmaker Barry Barclay (“Celebrating the Fourth Cinema, 2003), Nguyen's film is a hybrid moving on multiple cinematic and topical terrains. The film takes viewer through a narrative of colonialism, indigeneity and cinematic limitations in representation.