Liberty: An Ephemeral Statute

Year2020 DirectorRebecca Jane Arthur PhotographyRebecca Jane Arthur EditorRebecca Jane Arthur SoundRebecca Jane Arthur, Jordi De Beule, Achilles Van den Abeele, Sylvie Bouteiller Cast Irene Arthur Production Elephy

Super-8, transfer DCP

Stemming from a personal account of a search for liberation set in the USA during the early 70s, Liberty: An Ephemeral Statute reflects upon post-68 desires for emancipation, emigration, and education through an impressionistic memoir and portrait of the filmmaker’s mother back home in Scotland today.

- Filmography:
Liberty: An Ephemeral Statute (2020), Ready-mades with Interest (2017), Esperança de janeiro (2016), Changing Places (2013), Een Kleine Geschiedenis (A Small History) (2014)

Spanish premiere

Rebecca Jane Arthur

Rebecca Jane Arthur is a visual artist working predominantly with the moving image and writing. Her works revolve around portraits of people and places, and her interest lies in how personal stories depict a socio-political context and history. Arthur works in Brussels as a producer, writer, copy-editor and translator. She is currently working at Auguste Orts as project coordinator of the Creative Europe-funded project On & For Production and Distribution (2018-2021).

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 Audiovisuales Acción Cultural Española Plan de Recuperación, Transformación y Resiliencia Financiado por la Unión Europea. NexGenerationEU

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