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Derek Howard: The Harvesters

Part of First Look 2020 & First Look 2020 Online Edition
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Derek Howard's richly sensory film, The Harvesters (Kenya, Canada. 2019, 6 mins.), renders each stage of a honey harvest by three Maasai men with hypnotic concentration. This shared viewing moment will be followed by a live video conversation via Zoom. 

Watch Live via Vimeo, Saturday, March 21, 7:00 p.m. EDT
PW: honey

Followed by a conversation on Zoom

In addition to directing, Howard has worked as a cinematographer for acclaimed filmmakers, including Brett Story (The Hottest August), Penny Lane (Hail Satan?), and Victor Kossakovsky (Aquarela). See more of his work here.

The Harvesters had been scheduled to debut part of Four Stories: New Nonfiction Shorts and screen alongside Tamar Shavgulidze's Comets. Howard has previously appeared in person for his work on Victor Kossakovsky's Aquarela, part of Curator's Choice 2019. Find out more about Derek Howard here.