The moment Els wanted to make a film about ACM, a homeless person living in Brussels, he disappeared. His shed was burnt down. She recuperated drawings and belongings and created with an actor As Long as the Blackbird Sings. This film is a reflection of ACM’s mental state.
As Long as the Blackbird Sings, 2009, 00:29:13,
color, sound, mini DV.
Copyright Els Dietvorst.
In the peripheral regions, those disordered places of society – where wild cats are fed, where wanderers, birds and broken trees exist next to one another – desires are so real.