A film about shop assistants and boredom.
In January 1970 the actor Sir Alec Guinness wrote a letter to The Times complaining about the lack of attention shop assistants gave to customers. The letter was printed under the heading ‘I’m Not Here’.
A film by Carol Morley
Produced by Cairo Cannon
Music by Russell Churney
Financed by Arts Council England
Winner Gold Plaque Chicago International Film Festival
The Raw and the Cooked, two year world touring programme curated by B Ruby Rich, ICA Biennial, London, UK,
New Works: Bold Actions, London Filmmakers Co-op, UK,
Urban Myths, New Visions Touring Programme of Scotland, Fotofeis, Scotland, UK
Running time: 14 minutes, Format: 16mm, Year: 1994