Thorsten Fleisch
b. 1972

Thorsten Fleisch has made a number of unique handmade films out of different techniques and elements, including Feuer frei (Open Fire, 1998), an unprojectable film of burnt black and clear leader rubbed with ash: It exists only as a film object. For Kosmos (2004), he grew crystals directly on the filmstrip. The film builds to a sequence of single-frame editing that produces a cascade of dancing, hurtling light, wherein the crystals reveal hidden structures that would be unseen without their …

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Hautnah / Skinflick (2002)