Nicht Weit von Hier (Not Far From Here)
A multimedia project exploring Weimar’s dichotomy between rich cultural heritage (Cranach, Bach, Goethe, Schiller, Liszt among others) and dark wartime past (its close proximity to Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany’s most notorious concentration camps, continues to be a point of discussion). Filmed at Buchenwald, Germany June, 2009 and Weimar, Germany, August, 2010. Composed and edited in Weimar, August, 2010, revised Spring/Summer 2015.
Video montage and audio granulation done in Max/MSP 4.6.