HD Video
11 mins 28 secs

Set at the Internet Archive, one of the world’s largest digital libraries, Across Lips sets out in search of an image capable of, if not representing, at least interpreting the current complexity of total globalization and digital revolution. The overpowering presence of storage, organization, and information exchange systems in people’s social and subjective lives finds a metaphor in jazz improvization.

Written, Directed and Produced by: Alyona Larionova
Voiceover text: Caleb Klaces
Director of Photography: Alex Grigoras
Sound Recording: Filipe Pinheiro
Sound Design & Mix: Filipe Pinheiro
Music: Martin France
Voice: Adam Cunis
Colorist: Alex Grigoras
Steadycam operator: Drew Dorsey

Special thanks to: Adrian Thomas, the Internet Archive, San Francisco and Kevin Scully, Bethnal Green Church.