Ramón Gieling / NL, 1986 / 55 min.
A visual rendition of Federico Garcia Lorca”s acclaimed essay on the brooding power that is called duende by the Spanish. Duende is a heightened state of inspiration and a surrender to powers over which we have no control.
ENG or NLD
Ramón Gieling at Work
Filmmaker, writer, theatre-maker, visual artist: whatever he does, Ramón Gieling wants to get to the bottom of things and see what drives people. The maker of En un momento dado, an extraordinary film about Johan Cruyff’s years in Barcelona, and Erbarme Dich (St Matthew Passion), likes to navigate the edge between reality and imagination.