"Go Placidly"

Growing up we spent family holidays in a small cottage in Wales. On the bathroom wall there was (and still is) a faded copy of a poem. Every year, a year older, I would read the words as their meaning shifted and grew.

Words from the poem ‘Desiderata’ by Max Ehrmann
Voice - Gemma Rees
Music - ‘Nanou2’ by Aphex Twin
Colour - Paul Koren
Thanks to Will Pope, Cinelab London, Halo Post
Special thanks to the Stuart family

Shot on 16mm film with the Bolex H16