Sous-Sols de Paris (Paris Underground)

1977-2005, 25:20 min, b&w, sound, Super 8mm film on HD video

In this film Matta-Clark explores underground Paris. The artist shows the complexity of underground spaces with scenes of architectural ruins, car parks, tunnels, ossuaries, cellars, crypts and basements in the Opera district.

In French.


This is a video transfer of a work initially shot on film. This is best shown as a projection, to reflect the original medium.
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