Iron Waltz

IRON WALTZ

The film takes place in a iron room where the workers are ironing clean laundry. The workers are continuously moving with the iron across the material. Through these repeating and monotonous movements the workers start to imagine being smoothly, warmly and softly self ironed, away from their slave-existence. But the laundry keeps falling down out of the sky as a tropic monsoon…

The Netherlands
8'
19941994

Director
Ruth Louz

Script
Ruth Louz

Cinematography
Marije Meeman

Editing
Simcha de Hoan

Production
Ruth Louz

Cast
Kevin G. Williams
Miryam Chachmany
Nienke Sikkema
Ruth Louz

Music
F. Boulanger
Helmut Zacharias

Awards
1995 Canal+ Prize France

Festivals
1st Festival on Wheels
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