Exalted is a tale of working class childhood in Catholic Ireland. Here the camera roams the landscape in search of portals connected to lost time; a whistle in the dark recalls a former body; a witness shows up and attempts to disrupt narratives they have once lived through.
childhood, control, documentarism, experimental films, fiction, media art, power, religion and religions, sexuality, time
Shia Conlon (Author), Shia Conlon (Cinematographer), Ellen Virman (Composer), Shia Conlon (Director), Shia Conlon (Editor), Shia Conlon (Script), Shia Conlon (Sound Design)
Shia Conlon is a trans artist originally from Ireland, now based in Helsinki. His work spans many mediums such as moving image, poetry, photography and drawing. He is interested in ideas of storytelling and rewriting histories from a trans, queer perspective.