Before the fall there was no fall. Episode 02: surfaces

Before the fall there was no fall. Episode 02: surfaces
TitleBefore the fall there was no fall. Episode 02: surfaces
English titleBefore the fall there was no fall. Episode 02: surfaces
DirectorAnna Dasović
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina, Netherlands
Year2020
ColorFarbe
GenreDocumentary, Experimental
Duration00:20:13
Festival year2021
CompetitionsInternational Competition
Online rentalNo
On-Site rentalNo

A camera pans across surfaces of a UN military compound in Srebrenica 25 years after a genocide took place there. Dasović juxtaposes contemporary footage with archival images of the military’s preparatory exercises before troop deployment in the mid-1990s. What do the words and images left by Dutch soldiers tell the viewer about the military doctrine these men were guided by?