The Up and the down (2001)

dir. Kika Thorne with documentary footage by TVAC (Toronto Video Activist Collective)
5.5 MINUTES COLOUR VIDEO WITH SOUND. STANDARD DEFINITION.
DISTRIBUTED BY VTAPE (TORONTO), KINO ARSENAL (BERLIN).

Starring Natasha Greenblatt, Jowita Kepa, Robin Simpson.

Split sound document. Fiction vs. Fact.
Left: Playful youth. Sound audible.
Right: TVAC footage of the July 2001 riot against homelessness. Toronto Police v. OCAP (Ontario Coalition Against Poverty). Sound begins inaudible, grows louder as the violence gets closer to home.

The Up and the down (2001) dir. Kika Thorne