Trailer for Ben Rivers’ The Sky Trembles and the Earth is Afraid and the Two Eyes are Not Brothers, 2015

Trailer for Ben RiversThe Sky Trembles and the Earth is Afraid and the Two Eyes are Not Brothers (2015). Partially inspired by Paul Bowles’ A Distant Episode, the latest feature by British filmmaker Ben Rivers (Two Years at Sea, A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness) charts a mysterious transformation from observational making-of to inventive adaptation shot against a staggering Moroccan landscape.

To read Tony Pipolo’s review of the film, shown as part of the “Projections” sidebar at the 53rd New York Film Festival, click here.