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A Map with Gaps (26 min)
Alice Nelson
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In making A Map with Gaps, I wished to tell my father's story but through the filter of my own faded...
Essentially, it is a catalogue of minor disasters; a story that demonstrates that fact can indeed be stranger than fiction and that sometimes the grey area between the two is the most interesting place to explore - especially if you had forgotten to bring a map.
My films are factual but also wander into the territory of imagination and dreams. I am inspired by more creative approaches to documentary film making, and I hope to contribute a new voice to the form. I think women with their gift of empathy, make excellent documentary makers and story tellers.
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