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Carlyle's Hands 1 2011

3 mins United Kingdom Director. Emily Wardill

Eitienne, a neuroscientist who is working around ideas of self awareness, is haunted by his patient, who he calls 'Marathon Man' a man who cannot move his own body unless he sees it.

For her Jarman Award commission, Emily Wardill produced a series of five short films, collectively titled Carlyle's Hands. Ostensibly a contemporary love story, Carlyle's Hands sees Wardill subtly unpack the narrative forms of the thriller to explore themes of self awareness, questions of perception and investigations into our own consciousness.

Part of the Derek Jarman Awards collection.

Directed by

Emily Wardill

Genres

Experimenta Animation & Artists Moving Image

Collection

Film London Jarman Award The Female Gaze

Released

2011

Country

United Kingdom

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Eitienne the neuroscientist delivers a lecture to students that explores ideas of self-awareness.

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In the second in the series of Emily Wardill films, Eitienne the neuroscientist meets Georgia, a woman with whom he is able to connect and they fall in love.

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