Portrait as a Random Act of Violence

Movie — 2013

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Synopsis

Evoking themes of protest, destruction, and resurrection, this beguiling new work from visual artist Randall Okita transposes three-dimensional kinetic sculptures to the cinema screen.
– Toronto International Film Festival

Portrait as a Random Act of Violence is a piece that incorporates performance and sculpture to examine the process of destructive and restorative transformations.

5 Minutes

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Presentations

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WINNER– Best Experimental Film, 2013 LA Shortsfest
Nominated, 2012 Yorkton Short Film Festival, Best Experimental Film
Official selection, 2013 Toronto International Film Festival
Official selection, 2013 Vancouver International Film Festival
Official selection, 2013 LA Shorts Festival
Official selection, 2013 New York Shorts Festival
Official selection, 2013 Calgary International Film Festival
Official selection, 2012 Festival du Nouveau Cinema
Official selection, Telefilm Canada Not Short on Talent, Clermont -Ferrand

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