Staff Pick Premiere: 'DONT KNOW WHAT' by Thomas Renoldner. This week Staff Pick Premiere, 'DONT KNOW WHAT,' from filmmaker, artist and curator Thomas Renoldner experiments with the film medium in both a hypnotic and humorous way. Through a single shot, Renoldner explores how far he can push recorded sound and visual movement by creating a magical experience with the surprising results that come from editing.
Relying only on cuts and repetition, Renoldner transformed his speech into a musical instrument and the sounds of his movement became the rhythm of a drum. With these edits, he was also able to play with his body by turning his human form into an object that at times appears wildly abstract. We at Vimeo had not seen the boundaries of filmmaking played with in such a clever and….