In Pursuit of Silence
Documentary directed by Patrick Shen on the impact of noise on our lives. Presented as part of Phi X CCA: It’s All Happening So Fast: a film series that questions some assumptions about our relationship to nature.
Presented at the Paul-Desmarais Theatre of the Canadian Centre for Architecture (1920 Baile Street).
A meditative exploration of our relationship with silence, sound and the impact of noise on our lives. Patrick Shen’s acclaimed documentary takes us on an immersive cinematic journey around the globe–from a traditional tea ceremony in Kyoto, to the streets of the loudest city on the planet, Mumbai during the wild festival season–and inspires us to experience silence and celebrate the wonders of our world.
Director: Patrick Shen
Duration: 81 minutes