What makes the iconic instant photo­graph so popular? This audio­vi­sual trip is a search for the secret of the Polaroid and a tribute to a form of photog­raphy that has all but vanished.
What makes a Polaroid so magical? Is it the secret chem­ical formula, the way the iconic image looks or is it the social aspect? Four people who, in different ways, share a fasci­na­tion with the Polaroid film look for the essence of this revo­lu­tionary form of photog­raphy. They have no time to lose, because after the decease of Polaroid inventor Edwin H. Land and the closure of the last insol­vent Polaroid factory, Land’s knowl­edge threatens to be lost forever. 

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Title: Instant Dreams
Year: 2017
Duration : 1 hour, 32 minutes
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 2018

Kunst & CultuurGeschiedenis

Gouden Kalf nominees

Beste Muziek (2018)
Marc Lizier

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