In a late night dark secluded corner of Cambridge, the street artist Maya throws up a stencil.

This moment of creation provides a meditation on the transience of art, the ephemerality of life and a picture of an artist struggling to make a permanent statement.


Film by Simon Mullen Stencil by Maya Music The Social Astronaut by Pete UM Length: 3:48 Produced: 2011

Technical Notes

Shot on Super 8 with a Nizo 561 using AutomB under subdued street lighting. Titles and inter-titles re-shot frame by frame of a monitor screen with a hand held T303 Sony Ericsson phone camera. Selected: Electric Lantern International Film Festival

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