2018 Official Selection, film index

Edge of Alchemy

Edge of Alchemy

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Mary Pickford and Janet Gaynor are seamlessly appropriated from their silent-era films and cast into a surreal epic with an upending of the Frankenstein story in this film composed of 6,000 collages.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Edge of Alchemy

    Directed by: Stacey STEERS

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 2017

    Running time: 19 min 18 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: Cut-outs, Photocopies, Diverse techniques, Live action

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Stacey STEERS

    Production: Stacey STEERS

    Distribution: AUG & OHR FESTIVAL AGENCY

    Artistic direction: Stacey Steers

    Script: Stacey Steers

    Graphics: Stacey Steers

    Storyboard: Stacey Steers

    Layout: Stacey Steers

    Sets: Stacey Steers

    Animation: Stacey Steers

    Camera: Victor Jendras

    Compositing: Patrick Lindenmaier

    Music: Lech Jankowski

    Sound: Phil Solomon

    Editing: Antony Cooper

    Other credits: Mary Pickford