Live Before You Die (1995)

The first film to be screened at this festival shot entirely on Super 8 – hurrah for this format!

Tom Lloyd spent many exquisite English summers living with a roaming collective of dreamers and alternative lifestyle practitioners. He chronicled their simple horse-drawn utopia on his whirring Soviet clockwork camera and if this utterly perfect short film doesn’t have you resigning from your ‘cube’ and hitting the road then nothing will. Live before you die…

Colour super 8     6 mins