ordet/ 2006

ma degree show/ slade school of fine art/ london
experimentation on danish film Ordet (meaning "The Word") directed by Carl Th. Dreyer

how do we understand faith and prayer, and what of miracles?
august 1925 on a danish farm/ patriarch borgen has three sons: mikkel, a good-hearted agnostic whose wife inger is pregnant, Johannes, who believes he is jesus, and anders, young, slight, in love with the tailor's daughter/ unexpectedly, inger, who is the family's sweetness and light, has problems with her pregnancy/ the rational doctor arrives, and a long night brings sharp focus to at least four views of faith/
ordet(1955), dir. carl theodor dreyer

ordet I/ acrylic on paper and masking tape/ approx 12cmx15cmx10cm each/

ordet II/ digital print and cardboard/ approx 35cmx30cmx48cm/