Chop Off exposes the dark, fearful recesses of the human psyche by filming the body modification of performance artist R.K. Literally risking "life and limb," R.K.'s body is his medium, and amputation is his art. The very act of filming him often stimulates a cascading range of emotions, from disgust to fear to dread.
M.M. Serra is the executive director of the Film-Makers' Cooperative, the world's largest archive of independent media. She has curated and participated in experimental film programs in Poland and Norway and at the P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center in New York.
Super 8 Camera
Anne Hanavan, Kurt Ritta
M.M. Serra The film-makers' cooperative 108 Leonard Street, 13th floor New York, NY 10013 Phone: 212 420 0468 firstname.lastname@example.org