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EN GARDE
EN GARDE
EN GARDE
EN GARDE

Two fencers stand in their “en garde” positions, on guard, ready for the call to strike that never comes. The tension builds until one of them makes a move. At the moment of impact, the blade plunges into a pool of clear liquid that instantaneously freezes over from the hit, spreading out evenly from the impact point in crystalline forms. Nu metal music accompanies the little death.

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English title / EN GARDE
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / EN GARDE
Original title / EN GARDE
Keywords / violence, sports, human relations, interaction, fencing
Type / Single channel
Genre / experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:10:28
Language / English, French
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2015
Cast / Reija Meriläinen (Cinematographer), Reija Meriläinen (Director), Reija Meriläinen (Editor), Niko Vuorinen (Actor), Kuvataideakatemia / - (Funder), Reija Meriläinen (Script), Reija Meriläinen (Author), Tuomas Skopa (Sound Design)
Website / http:// 
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