Here Is Always Somewhere Else - The Disappearance Of Bas Jan Ader

Here Is Always Somewhere Else - The Disappearance Of Bas Jan Ader

Synopsis

Critically acclaimed documentary about enigmatic Dutch/Californian artist Bas Jan Ader (1942-1975), whose daring conceptual performances culminated in his mysterious disappearance at sea. As recounted through the eyes of fellow emigrant Rene Daalder, Ader’s story becomes a sweeping overview of contemporary art as well as an epic saga of the transformative powers of the ocean.

Featuring work from artists Tacita Dean, Rodney Graham, Marcel Broodthaers, Ger van Elk, Charles Ray, Wim T. Schippers, Chris Burden, Fiona Tan and Pipilotti Rist.

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Technical Specs

Director: Rene Daalder
Year: 2007
Country: USA | Netherlands
Language: English | Dutch
Duration: 103 min
Colour: Colour
Certificate: E