5:38am (2011)

“5:38am” is a 10 minute and 32 second film that consists of three individual videos all shot in Athens, Ohio on various days and in different locations beginning at the hour 5:38am. The film explores the ambiguity of space through the transition of visibility, moving from darkness to light as the sun rises. While the descriptive qualities shift throughout the duration of the film a reemerging narrative challenges the viewer’s sense of place and history, question the personal and the geopolitical.