Video Premiere – High from Spells of Deconstruction
Spoken word poetry by artist Léo Lalanne! A video premiere. “High” is the second short film from a series of spoken word poetry created by Paris based writer Léo Lalanne, in collaboration with filmmaker Eduardo Diez Pozas. Léo explores the relation between words and visuals, a way of magnifying this autobiographical series called Spells of Deconstruction beyond its poetry. This piece reflects the destructive asset of drug addiction through the emotional attachment of a relationship, we are immersed in the inner race of a man trying to save himself from his own destruction.
The writer is set to release this Spring the poems that compose the series written in London, as well as a third short film in French this year. It is a personal way of approaching the art of poetry with mediums that are our own, a promising and delicate essay.
Nuit is the first film from Spells of Deconstruction – a series of visual poetry and spoken word. This piece highlights the struggle we encounter nowadays from sexuality to success in an era of social media driven individuals.