The Host

PhotoFilm: Sampling the Archives
Miranda Pennell
UK
2015
60min
English

A filmmaker becomes a forensic detective as she pieces together hundreds of photographs in search of what she believes to be a buried history, only to find herself inside the story she is researching. The film investigates the activities of British Petroleum (BP) in Iran; it is a tale of power, imperial hubris and catastrophe.

Projections: 
11.17. Friday 18:30
French Institute
Editor: 
John Smith
Sound: 
Miranda Pennell
John Smith
Distribution info: 
Lux London, UK