Past Life: Tausend und eine Nacht (The Arabian Nights)

1999, 14:09 min, color, sound

Hodel adorns herself with jewelry and feathers, as a voiceover recounts the life of a child born to a king, a story likewise adorned with descriptions of precious stones and finely embroidered garments.

Performer/Camera: Ursula Hodel. Text: Ursula Hodel. Voiceover: Tracy Leipold. Editor: Seth Price, Electronic Arts Intermix. Music: Maurice Ravel?s Bolero performed by the London Symphony Orchestra.