Whispers

(Whispers)

Whispers

A reflective portrait of a medicine woman on the Ukrainian-Polish border who combines Christian practices with traditional paganism and lets nature itself speak.

Silence. Just rustling trees and preparations underway for a secret ritual. The whisperer is preparing prayers to nature to help her visitor resolve his health issues. Wind. Candles. Lightning. Words. Silence again. This reflective VR film combines fiction and documentary elements, presenting a forgotten Polish community who still live in close communion with nature. Through detailed work with music, murmurs and silence, the film reveals the power of vivid images but in particular what sound can offer in the virtual reality medium.

Virtual Reality at One World

In the VR cinema, two-three bands of films are played each day at specific times. Viewers attend the screenings as they would a classic cinema. There are two-three short VR films in each slot, so the total time of a visit to the VR cinema does not exceed 30 minutes. The VR cinema has a capacity of 20 seats and reservations are made either online or directly in the DOX Gallery. Selected screenings will be followed by discussions with the creators and experts.

Czech premiere

About the film

Director: Jacek Naglowski, Patryk Jordanowicz
Poland
2019 | 21 min.

Language: English

Subtitles: (No Subtitles)

Director

Jacek Naglowski

Filmography
2019 - Whispers
2016 - Deer Boy
2015 - Lila
2014 - Gottland

Jacek Naglowski

Patryk Jordanowicz

Filmography
2019 - Whispers

Patryk  Jordanowicz

Screenings

07. 03. 17:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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08. 03. 17:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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09. 03. 18:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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10. 03. 17:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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12. 03. 17:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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14. 03. 16:30 Dox: Audiotrium/Brainz VR Cinema
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Whispers

Whispers

A reflective portrait of a medicine woman on the Ukrainian-Polish border who combines Christian practices with traditional paganism and lets nature itself speak.