A modern parable about two people’s quiet engagement with truth.
Such a Morning navigates multiple transitions between mathematics and poetry, democracy and fascism, fear and freedom. In the cusp between the eye and the mind, shifting time brushes every moment into new potencies. Each character seeks the truth through phantom visions from within the depths of darkness.
In the art project, the narrative continues beyond the film – through dispersed images and texts – towards a research project with diverse artistic, pedagogic, metaphysical and political collaborations. Its findings will be shared incrementally as we travel, gather experience and collaborate. The train coach built for the film will remain in Delhi, a memorial for the teacher who refused to conform, who often stepped off the tracks and wandered into the wild.