OUR ARK ist ein filmischer Essay über unsere Bemühungen, eine virtuelle Kopie der echten Welt zu erschaffen.
Montage: Sercan Sezgin
Musik: Alican Camci
Produktion: Firat Sezgin, Ecegul Bayram (Institute of Time)
IDFA International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam
Imagine Science Film Festival
2023 Shadowtime VR
2021 Our Ark
2019 Phases of Matter
Deniz Tortum works in film and immersive media. His latest film, “Our Ark” (co-directed with Sister Sylvester, 2021), premiered at IDFA and screened internationally; and his feature documentary, “Phases of Matter” (2020), premiered at the International Film Festival Rotterdam and received the Best Documentary awards at the Istanbul and Antalya Film Festivals. He is currently developing a series of work around geoengineering, spiritism, and the climate crisis.
Kathryn Hamilton (aka Sister Sylvester) works in performance and new media. She is a resident at ONX Studio; a 2019 MacDowell Fellow; an alumnus of the Public Theater New Works program and CPH:DOX lab. Her most recent film, “Our Ark,” co-directed with Deniz Tortum, and her most recent performance, ‘The Eagle and The Tortoise’ both premiered at IDFA and toured internationally. She creates installations and art books that become communal reading experiences, and is currently developing a series of work on synthetic biology.