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A Feast with King Midas

A Feast with King Midas is an experimental short film that deals with overconsumption. A man sits at a table heaped with food – a whole turkey, fruits, meats, fish. An empty plate is on the table. The man looks at the camera. Food around him starts to rot, the man sits without an expression. Installation version also available.

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English title / A Feast with King Midas
Original title / A Feast with King Midas
Type / Single channel
Genre / Experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:03:45
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2013
Credits / Timo Wright (Author), Timo Wright (Cinematographer), Katri Onnela (Composer), Timo Wright (Director), Timo Wright (Editor), Timo Wright (Script), Peter Kanerva (Actor), Taiteen keskustoimikunta / - (Funder), Ruohonjuuri / - (Funder), Juha Mattila (Post-prod Supervisor), Taneli Bruun (Sound)
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