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Herman Martin

Film Music with Annick Ghijzelings

The Very Minute (2013) Images are shadows. Haunting memories are shadows. Migrants who cross borders are shadows. Passing minutes are shadows. Sparkles of light that come from the deepness of the night are shadows. A film made of seven fragments shot through Europe and Africa. While an ending love story crosses the road of immigrants, the film explores the various forms of exile, disappearance and survival. Directed by: Annick Ghijzelings Image, sound, editing: Annick Ghijzelings Original music: Herman Martin Production: Annick Ghijzelings...

The Very Minute (2013) Images ...

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Bunker photo 1

A new short film ‘Das Bunker’

I've now finished my new film  'Das Bunker', a small nod to the great claustrophobic epic.The film is set in a bunker environment as a vehicle for my own personal feelings of confinement and yet secure self delusion. A feeling of being completely cocooned from any outside invasion, a feeling of a lonely battle with the dark night of the soul...

I've now finished my new film...

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Showing of the short film “The very minute, unfinished 1”

The very minute, unfinished 1 > 7 from Annick Ghijzelings on Vimeo.   "The very minute, unfinished 1" is a short art film by award-winning director Annick Ghijzelings for which I composed the music. I'm currently working on another one, with  a film for another director in the pipeline as well. SYNOPSIS Les images sont des ombres.  Les souvenirs qui hantent sont des ombres.  Les migrants qui traversent les frontières sont des ombres.  Les minutes qui passent sont des ombres.  Les éclats de lumière dans la nuit qui viennent du fond des temps sont des ombres. Une fresque en 7 fragments tourné entre l’Europe et l’Afrique.  Là où les chemins du deuil et de la solitude croisent les chemins de l’exil, le...

The very minute, unfinishe...

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Ferk video

New nu jazz video: Ferk

"Ferk", featuring bassist Bart De Nolf from the album "Pretensions of a Stranger in a Strange Land". I had this idea for several years before I found an alternative way of producing it. Originally it was a piano piece which works quite well but sounds like something from a piano exercise book. As usual I stumbled upon someone...

"Ferk", featuring bassist Ba...

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