St. Moritz Art Film Festival

Mathis Gasser, In the Museum Trilogy

2011-2017 Colors PG ENG 80' 04"

Screening

Out of Competition

It is a trilogy of three artist videos made by Swiss artist Mathis Gasser, made and released between 2011 and 2017: In the Museum I, II and III. It addresses the juxtaposition of the two subjects of the festival – Art and Film, face to face – implementing this with the story itself: the In the Museum Trilogy depicts an encounter between Christopher Walken and zombies that takes place inside an imaginary museum, using some of the world’s most renown artworks as props – all reproduced by Gasser, staged in a mocked-up, artificial world…