ten millions +1 (the hermit), video 7'', 2018-2019
’Never again will a single story be told as it were the only one. New scientific view of nature rejected simple causality and a single, permanent-all-seeing view point.'
John Berger, ‘On Landscape’
Chris Knight, the ‘last true hermit’ lived in isolation for 27 years. He retreated to the woods, yet was never able to fully cut his ties with humanity. To survive he committed numerous burglaries. The staged footage is accompanied by passages from a book by Michael Finkel about him.
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