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Handful of Dust

Country: USA
Year: 2012
Duration: 7'
Direction: Hope Tucker


World premiere

Light the fire and I’ll show you fear in a handful of dust.
Light the fire and I’ll show you something
Something invisible if you don’t care to see it
Something which cannot be heard if you don't care to listen to its breath Light the fire and I’ll show you fear in a handful of dust.

Hope Tucker

Hope Tucker

Hope TuckerAs director of The Obituary Project, a compendium of experimental salvage ethnography that transforms a quotidian narrative form, Hope Tucker (1974, USA) reframes the passing of sites, people, communities, rituals, cultural markers, and ways of being.

Selected filmography:

  • Handful of Dust (2012)
  • Ellis Wilson's Funeral Procession (2012)
  • Vermont says goodbye to Solzhenitsyn (2012)
  • The Sea [is still] Around Us (2012)
  • Vi holder sammen/ We hold together (2011)
  • Puhelinkoppi (1882-2007) (2010)
  • Drunk on Virtue (2007)
  • Noel (2005)
  • Big Star (2003)
  • Scholl, Shannon, Slonimsky (2002)
  • Mary Kay (incorporated) (2002)
  • Missing in the Severe Clear (2001)
  • Lolo Ferrari (2001)
  • Bessie Cohen (2000)
  • Dusty (2000)
  • Stokoe (2000)
  • Mayflower (1994)

Contact details

Promoted by
Gobierno de Navarra
Organized by
With the aid of
Con la financiación del Gobierno de España. Instituto de la Cinematografía y las Artes AudiovisualesAcción Cultural EspañolaPlan de Recuperación, Transformación y ResilienciaFinanciado por la Unión Europea. NexGenerationEU
With the support of
Ayuntamiento de PamplonaCentro de Arte Contemporáneo de HuarteFundación Caja NavarraGoethe Institut
Member of
PantallaIberofestLa Mesta
Filmoteca de Navarra
Museo Oteiza
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola
Festival de Cine Africano FCAT
Festival Scope
Centre Cinématographique Marocain
Hotel Tres Reyes
Hotel Maisonave
Cineteca Bologna
The Film Foundation
World Cinema Project
Cinemateca Portuguesa
Festivals in Navarre
Punto de Vista
NIFF - Navarra International Film Festival
Navarra, tierra de cine
Ópera Prima
CTL 59
#LabMeCrazy! Science Film Festival
Festival de Cine y Dentistas
Horror Online Art
FICBE (Festival Internacional de Cortos de Berriozar)
FAN, Festival de Anime de Navarra
Lo que viene
Muestra de cine español
Filmmaking for social change
Muestra Internacional de Cine y Mujeres de Pamplona

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