Wednesday, 29 December 2010
Cobra Mist: Emily Richardson
"A film by Emily Richardson
Camera John Adderley
Sound Recordist Chris Watson
Composer Benedict Drew
Cobra Mist captures the enigmatic atmosphere of an abandoned military landscape.
Cobra Mist explores the relationship between the landscape of Orford Ness and the physical traces of its unusual military history.
Cobra Mist explores the relationship between the landscape of Orford Ness and the traces of its unusual military history, particularly the experiments in radar and the extraordinary architecture of the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment. The place has a sinister atmosphere, which the architecture itself begins to reveal and the sense of foreboding is accentuated through the film’s soundtrack."