The Story of the Eye

Using George Bataille’s obscene work as a starting point, the original minor characters – the eye and the vagina – are taking the lead in this short stop-motion-video, dancing and engaging into a surprising Pas-de-deux to the sound of an old german song of Paul Godwin’s Jazz-Symphonians with singer Robert Koppel from 1910: “Wer weiß, ob deine Augen lügen” (“Who knows if your eyes are lying”).

Molding/puppet making/photography/animation: Marlowe alias Sonja Heller

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