SATELLITES shows images of a mysterious ritual of fainting among young people that is distributed on the video platform YouTube. Pose, gesture and touch are central. Bodies are detached from the "disembodied" space of the Internet and embedded in the social context of the cinema.

Director's Biography
Karin Fisslthaler, geb. 1981 in Oberndorf. Seit 2012 PhD-Stipendiatin eines künstlerisch-wissenschaftlichen Forschungsprogramms an der Kunstuniverstität Linz. Arbeitet in den Bereichen Video/Film, Installation und Sound. // Filme (Auswahl): THE SOUND OF...(PAST PERFECT) (2007; CE '08), IMAGING MACHINE(2008; CE '09), I'LL BE YOUR MIRROR/PT.1 (NORMA) (2010; CE '10), 18 WOMEN(2010; CE '11), SATELLITES (2011)
Local Artists 2012
Karin Fisslthaler
Austria 2011
7 minutes
without dialogue