A foley artist creates sounds for a film starring a dressage horse and dissolves into his own imitation. Shot on 16mm film, PASSAGE winks at Eadweard Muybridge’s pre-cinematic experiments with horses.

Director Biography

Ann Oren (b.1979, Tel-Aviv) lives/works in Berlin and Tel-Aviv. Her films and video installations explore the performative quality of everyday life. She investigates collective desire with characters who exist in the liminal space between performers and audience, winking at legends from the history of literature, theater and cinema.


Ann Oren








13 min.

The Act of Sound

Friday, 3 September 16:45 - 18:01 / Kijkhuis 1
91 min.
Saturday, 4 September 14:20 - 15:51 / Kijkhuis 1

Also in this session

1. One Thousand and One Attempts to be an Ocean
Wang Yuyan, 12 min.
2. Passage
Ann Oren, 13 min.
3. Red Aninsri; or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall
Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke, 30 min.
4. The Women's Revenge
Su Hui-Yu, 16 min.

International Competition 2

Saturday, 4 September 18:00 - 19:30 / Kijkhuis 2
90 min.

Also in this session

1. O Cordeiro de Deus
David Pinheiro Vicente, 15 min.
2. This Day Won't Last
Mouaad el Salem, 26 min.
3. The End of Suffering (a Proposal)
Jacqueline Lentzou, 14 min.
4. Passage
Ann Oren, 13 min.
5. My Own Landscapes
Antoine Chapon, 19 min.