Fences

José Vonk Short film - 2009 - 6 min.

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The title Fences refers to the 'fence phenomenon', which was first observed in 1821 by the Scottish publisher John Murray. The spokes of a wheel which are viewed in motion through a series of vertical bars assume the optical illusion of a curvature of the spokes. This phenomenon inspired the filmmaker for this colourful hand-made abstract animation film with stripes, bars and circles in a rather jerky, flickering style.

Credits

Director(s) José Vonk
Script José Vonk
Producer(s) Astrid Wortelboer
Production Company
H&W company
Director of Photography
Production Design
Editing
Sound Design
Sound Editor
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Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands