Do not miss the chance to see Leap after The Great Ecstasy

posted by Bridget on 23 April 2013

Melanie Manchot's amazing video of seeking the perfect moment on the ski slope is showing at CARSLAW St* Lukes until 1st June

Set on the world's largest ski jump, Melanie Manchot's Leap after The Great Ectasy is an hypnotic study of the intense preparations made by both site managers and athletes for the annual world cup.

Melanei Manchot

The video, which is 17.45 minutes long, observes a range of physical and psychological situations in the quest for a brief moment of perfection and was filmed during December 2010 in the high alpine valley of Engelberg, Switzerland

The video is be shown continually during gallery hours on Fridays and Saturdays and on request on Thursday. But if you can't get down to CARSLAW St* Lukes then click on the image below and you can watch a trailer on Melanie's website.

Melanie Manchot

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