Omer Fast: Five Thousand Feet Is Best  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH SEPTEMBER 2013

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Omer Fast: Five Thousand Feet Is BestOmer Fast is the first artist to feature in the new IWM Contemporary programme, with his film 5,000 Feet is the Best getting its London premiere at the Imperial War Museum when it reopens on Monday 29th July 2013. The video artist is known for his war films including his 2003 Spielberg's List and The Casting, commissioned by the Museum Moderner Kunst Vienna where it was also on show in 2007. In his latest film a former drone operator gives his account of how he controlled unmanned planes over Afghanistan and Pakistan from a military base in the Las Vegas Desert, referring to the optimum height from which to fire at targets.

 

About IWM London (Imperial War Museums)

The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times of conflict, re-opened on 19th July 2014 with a dramatic new atrium space by Fosters + Partners, and new permanent First World War Galleries, a highlight of which is a trench complete with periscopes, sounds and projections recreating what life was like behind the front line on the Western Front. More about IWM London (Imperial War Museums)

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Omer Fast: Five Thousand Feet Is Best  Image: Omer Fast, 5000 Feet is the Best / 2011 / Digital Film Still. Courtesy of the artist  

   
Omer Fast: Five Thousand Feet Is Best - Image: Omer Fast, 5000 Feet is the Best / 2011 / Digital Film Still. Courtesy of the artist

Omer Fast: Five Thousand Feet Is Best Image: Omer Fast, 5000 Feet is the Best / 2011 / Digital Film Still. Courtesy of the artist 


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VENUE  IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 
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