Houses (For Margaret)

2019
Country: UK
Duration: 4 mins
|57 Seconds
Colour: Colour
Available Format/s: 16mm
Original Format: 16mm
Themes: 
  • Art and Artists
  • Nature
  • Poetry
  • Portraits

Luke Fowler constructed this tribute to Scottish filmmaker and poet Margaret Tait on the occasion of her centenary. Setting off to Tait’s native Orkney, Fowler creates a record of her life and work through images of her past dwellings and filming locations, excerpts from her production diaries, and the reciting of her poem “Houses” in which she reflects on the meaning of home.

Commissioned by MT100 and LUX.

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UK
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44 Minutes

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