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Johan Grimonprez: Looking for Alfred

Touring exhibition from Film and Video Umbrella

Mon 14 Feb – Tue 8 Mar 2005

This large-scale, commissioned video installation explores the filmic legacy of Alfred Hitchcock, focusing on his regular cameo appearances in each of his films. Re-enacting them with the aid of Hitchcock look-alikes, John Grimonprez weaves an unexpected narrative from Hitchcock’s fifty-year trail of walk-on parts.