Rachel Mayeri: Primate Cinema: Baboons as Friends

  • ©, Rachel Mayeri, Primate Cinema: Baboons as Friends
  • ©, Rachel Mayeri, Primate Cinema: Baboons as Friends

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Title:


    Primate Cinema: Baboons as Friends

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Medium:


    2-channel video installation

Duration:


    5’30” loop

Artist Statement:


    Baboons as Friends is a two-channel video installation juxtaposing field footage of baboons with a reenactment by human actors, shot in film noir style. A tale of lust, jealousy, sex, and violence transpires simultaneously in human and nonhuman worlds.


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