Hangar Bicocca, Milan
In collaboration with the Festival MITO - 16/9/2010
The Movement of People WorkingFilm and musical composition of Phill Niblock performed by the
Nelly Boyd Ensemble
Program curated by Andrea Lissoni, Hangar Bicocca
The music of Phill Niblock, one of the major musical experimenters living, is neither minimalist nor ambient. The Movement of People Working - presented in preview in the form of installation and played live at the MITO Festival - the films are shot in rural environments in various countries (China, Brazil, Portugal, Lesotho, Puerto Rico, Hong Kong, Mexico, Hungary, Peru), through a flawless handling of color and a very special dry assembly, tells of times to come in regards to the contradictions and paradoxes of globalization.
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