• Director

    Kevin Jerome Everson

  • Producers

    Madeleine Molyneaux, Kevin Jerome Everson

  • USA 2021. 59min

  • Sales

    Picture Palace Pictures

  • Language

    No dialogue

The artist travels through the Panama Canal, filming 10-minute reels of 16mm to create an almost abstract journey modulated in time through the light and dark of the opening and closing locks. Alternating with submerged darkness, we observe the beauty of the landscape, and the global trade that the canal was built to facilitate; bringing to mind that its American engineers imposed US segregation laws on the canal’s Jamaican migrant workforce.

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The I and S of Lives

  • Director

    Kevin Jerome Everson

  • Producers

    Kevin Jerome Everson, Madeleine Molyneaux

  • USA 2021. 7min

In Black Lives Matter Plaza, Washington DC, the camera follows a lone skater’s graceful moves. His clothes match the colours of the mural he skates on.

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