Take a walk in the capital of capitalism. That is late capitalism. The Hamburger tower era is here. The corporation mindset has hijacked society. Slowing down people who eat and walk in busy midtown Manhattan. A female and male voice recite texts from different sources.
A Nonlinear poem. No punch line and no climax.
Length: 38 minutes
Format: 16mm & HD
A Film by: Margarita Jimeno
Cinematographer: Trevor Tweeten
Voice over: Jim Fletcher, Juliana Francis-Kelly
Music: Krikor Kouchain
Text inspirations and verbatim by Frank O’hara, Guy Debord, Walt Whitman, Mark Fisher and Kabir.
Giving space to slowness is a conscious resistance to sleepwalking through the suffocating desires of late capitalism.