Jim Allen

Hanging by a thread (2000)

10 min 23 secDigital Video / Colour / Sound

A video work conceived by Jim Allen.

"I was interested in trying out sequential stuff so I built it ... and filmed it at the same time. I wanted first to suggest and then follow it with the real happening."

Artist's statement

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