Waak (Watch)

    On May 8th the Platform tegen de Nieuwe Oorlog (Group against the New War) organized a peace-watch because of the war in Iraq. Jan Kees Helms/deeez! made a videoportrait about these activists. Long shots with no comment. Just their heads and ticking sound and the sound of breathing. The video is part of the installation "Kroniek van een aangekondigde oorlog:" (chronicle of a war announced) 2003. The Netherlands. 5'

    May 14, 2009