Playing in the Rose Theatre or Rosebud Cinema
Community Arts Film Series
Finding unexpected beauty in the discarded and the decayed, photographer Rosamond Purcell has developed and oeuvre of work that has garnered international acclaim. The film details Purcell’s fascination with the natural world - from a mastodon tooth to a hydrocephalic skull - offering insight into her unique way of recontextualizing objects both ordinary and strange into sometimes disturbing but always breathtaking imagery.
"Critic's Pick! Illuminating...certainly haunting, but too beautiful to be morbid." - New York Times
"An excellent cinematic presentation of Purcell's mesmerizing photographs." - Hollywood Reporter