The Shutdown

The Shutdown

Adam Stafford, UK, 2009DigiBeta, Colour, 10'

Alan Bissett recalls the intense experience of growing up next to one of Europe's largest petrochemical plants and the harrowing experience of an explosion that temporarily deformed his father.

02 August, Kino Bahçe, 22:15

International Documentary Competition

Director: Adam Stafford
Producer: Peter Gerard, Leo Bruges
Cinematographer: Leo Bruges
Editor: Peter Gerard, Leo Bruges, Adam Stafford
Sound: Adam Stafford

Director's Biography

Filmmaker and musician from Falkirk, Central Scotland. After studying Film and Photography at Napier University, he formed the band Y'all is Fantasy Island who have, to date, issued four critically-lauded albums, including a collection of film soundtrack work.

Festivals and Awards:

Silverdocs, Edinburgh, IDFA, Encounters, Go Short, Oberhausen.


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