:The Above

Screening Schedule: 08/07, 20:00, Kino Kalaja | 08/11, 16:00, Kino Klubi

:The Above

USA, 2015, 8 min

In Kirsten Johnson’s The Above, a U.S. military surveillance balloon floats on a tether high above Kabul, Afghanistan. Its capacities are both highly classified and deeply mysterious.

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Kirsten Johnson graduated from Brown University in 1987, with a BA in Fine Arts and Literature. After two years in West Africa working on local fiction and documentary film projects, she attended the FEMIS (the French National Film School) in Paris. Since graduating from the FEMIS cinematography department in 1994, she has directed 4 shorts and works frequently as a cinematographer.
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Palm Springs Shortsfest 2016
CIFF, Cleveland 2016
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