12-18 November 2018

A Brief Spark Bookended by Darkness

Brent Green

A Brief Spark Bookended by Darkness (Brent Green)
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A hand-drawn tale of love in an increasingly dark world.


Brent Green (1978) is a self-taught animated filmmaker, artist and musician. His films have been shown at the Sundance Film Festival, MoMA, Getty Center, Warhol Museum, IFC Center and Walker Art Center, among others. His feature film Gravity Was Everywhere Back Then was awarded the Prize for Best Feature Film at l'Alternativa in 2011.



  • Country United States
  • Year 2018
  • Format S16 mm
  • Running time 5 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language English
  • Subtitles Catalan
  • Production company Nervous Films
  • Producer Brent Green
  • Screenplay Brent Green
  • Animation Brent Green
  • Editor Brent Green
  • Sound Brent Green
  • Contact brent@nervousfilms.com


Sundance Film Festival Rooftop Films IndieLisboa


Wednesday 14, 17.30 h — Auditori CCCB Saturday 17, 20.15 h — Auditori CCCB
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