Three magicians repeat the same magic trick again and again. The film delves into the essence of magic. How is the illusion of magic created? What is a magic trick? Will magic cease to exist if you see the trick repeatedly? If so, what will be left of it? The film lends its name from Dariel Fitzkee’s book The Trick Brain (1944), where the author listed all known magic tricks and their methods.
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English title / Trick Brain
Original title / Trick Brain
Keywords / conceptual art, art, illusions, magic
Type / Single channel
Genre / performance art, experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 2,35:1
Duration / 00:11:16
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2017
Cast / Kalle Nio (Cinematographer), Kalle Nio (Composer), Kalle Nio (Director), Kalle Nio (Editor), Suho Nio (Actor), Kalle Nio (Actor), Jorma Airaksinen (Actor), Kalle Nio (Funder), Kalle Nio (Script), Kalle Nio (Author), Kalle Nio (Sound Design)