September 29th, 2005
Josephine Lipuma exhibits her film, Colorant, at the second screening of the 59 Seconds Film / Video Festival:
Josephine Lipuma / concept / editor / sound designer
Title of Film: Colorant
Date / Director / Producer: 2005 / Josephine Lipuma
Original Format / Viewing Format: Mini-dvd NTSC
Genre / Credits: Experimental Societal Short
Synopsis: Colorant is a short dealing with bias using color / shape / form & other beautiful metaphors. Bias comes in different forms. The filmmaker Josephine Lipuma confronts the inner bias in all of us. Through image processing / colorization / visual effects / sound & tight editing of public domain footage, she reconfigures, “Birth of a Nation”, and other public domain footage. She guides the viewer from pretty into his or her own internal voice to confront bias.