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THE PROBLEM BEING

1978

16mm film - 15 mins.
Filmed in Nantle Slate Quarry, Gwynedd, North Wales

Produced, Directed & Edited by Christine Felce
Camera - Christine Felce

The film leads us a dance through the ruined slate quarry to the toxic dump at its centre while the soundtrack draws from contradictions between different styles of documentary filming.

Winner of Gold Hugo at the 1980 Chicago International Film Festival.

Made with finacial assistance from the Welsh Arts Council.


Stills from the film