08 19 Oct '24
3a5b2ded 9f2c 4b4f a235 282fc584450c

Karin Wiertz, Jacques Verbeek

Easy Action Animated

Edition 1981
8' - 1978 - Action, Short
Director: Karin Wiertz, Jacques Verbeek Composer: Bertus Bogers
A man and a woman, are in a closed cube that continuously rotates. Using animation, it is possible to look inside this moving space because walls are removed and replaced at just the right moment. The movements of these two people form a kind of choreography, defined by the rhythm and the mathematical nature of the cube. In about three thousand photographs, these movements are recorded in phases. These photographs were used as the basis for the film. Easy Action Animated is a film that is typical of the work of Verbeek & Wiertz. With great precision, they build animated worlds/spaces that have a strong mathematical character: cubes, spirals, and rotating surfaces. These are abstractions in which man is imprisoned in an alienated way, whether he is a spectator or a subject.

Image gallery

055cedff 7a72 4aaf bb91 2bda27ac6e54
3a5b2ded 9f2c 4b4f a235 282fc584450c

Credits

Director

Karin Wiertz, Jacques Verbeek

Composer

Bertus Bogers

Director of Photography

Jacques Verbeek

Editor

Karin Wiertz

Producer

Willem Thijssen, Jacques Verbeek

More information

Countries of production

The Netherlands

Year

1978

Stay up to date, subscribe to our newsletter

Do you want to stay up to date with festival news, our year-round activities, the films and the filmmakers?