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16MM FILM RECORDED ON THE MELMOUNT ROAD, STRABANE, CO. TYRONE, NORTHERN IRELAND, 11TH JULY 2001 WITH FAST FORWARD AND SLOW MOTION SPEED CHANGES AUTHORED TO VHS BY THE ROYAL ULSTER CONSTABULARY FOR THE PURPOSES OF PROSECUTION

Footage originally shot on 16mm film as part of Chapter and Verse (Alex Monteith, 90min, 2005) an experimental documentary about rural-border experiences of the transitional period of Na Trioblóidí-the troubles. Whilst filming, on the 11th July 2001, a 16mm film canister was confiscated from Alex Monteith in Strabane by the then Royal Ulster Constabulary (now Police Service of Northern Ireland) – this artwork is the video re-authored by the RUC from the 16mm footage.

Director

Alex Monteith

Countries

Ireland United Kingdom

Year

2012

Subtitle Language

Content Warning

Mild physical violence

Primary Contact

Alex Monteith