CERN MATERIAL TRIGGER 42

annual catalogue #2018/010
film type experimental documentary Production Country Germany production year 2017 runtime 24' 42"
screening format DCP ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) colour colour sound Stereo screening format languages German, English, French dialogue screening format subtitles German, English, French subtitles
additional screening format media file additional ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) additional sound Stereo additional screening format languages German, English, French dialogue additional screening format subtitles German, English, French subtitles

Scientists at CERN are researching the fundamental laws of the universe. For this film the number 42 was used as a trigger. Out of more than 2,400 clips recorded during an artist residency at CERN, those ending in 42 were assembled chronologically.

director Jan Peters producer Jan Peters screenwriter Jan Peters editor Marie-Catherine Theiler Director of Photography Jan Peters cast Cécile Lapoire, Neal Hartman, Michael Leyton
festivals Internationales KurzFilmFestival Hamburg (2017); Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- & Videofest (2017)
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Jan Peters

Born 1966;
studied at the Hamburg Art School HfbK;
1994 co-founder of the filmmaker's collective Abbildungszentrum;
lives in Berlin and works as filmmaker, author of audio plays and video artist;
teaches at the Kunsthochschule Kassel;
2013/14 artist scholarship at CERN

Filmography
1998 NOVEMBER, 1-30
1999 DEZEMBER, 1-31
2000 ICH BIN 33
2001 WIE ICH EIN HÖHLENMALER WURDE
2004 13 OR 14
2007 WIE ICH EIN FREIER REISEBEGLEITER WURDE
2009 TIME'S UP
2010 NICHTS IST BESSER ALS GAR NICHTS