INSTANT DREAMS is a cinematic essayistic quest for the secret of Polaroid instant film.
INSTANT DREAMS is a cinematic, essayistic quest to find the secret of Polaroid instant film, its magical appeal and what that tells us about the fascinating relationship we humans have with the photographic image. The investigation will focus on several characters: a Polaroid artist, the author of the Polaroid bible, the chemist who tries to unravel the Polaroid formula and the visionary inventor of Polaroid itself who predicted the future of photography.
90‘ / colour
Original title: INSTANT DREAMS
Dir: Willem Baptist
Prod: Pieter van Huystee Film - Pieter van Huijstee
Sc: Willem Baptist
D.O.P.: Gregor Meerman
Completed: autumn 2017
First feature length documentary.
a.o. WILD BOAR (2013, short doc), DONNIE (2011, short), I AM NEVER AFRAID (2010, short doc), ONLY YOU (2009, short).
Pieter van Huystee Film
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