by Russell W.B. Kirkby
Shot on Super 16mm film with budget of $25,000 courtesy of the Screen Innovation Production Fund of New Zealand and further sponsored by Red Bull and Vodafone:
Cogito is a six minute mixed media mind-job embedded with symbols for those with eyes to see. A post modern interpretation of Descartes meditations using an alternative narrative strategy.
The tag line: “How do you know what you think you know?
Synopsis: A man narrates his personal deconstruction of his reality as he journeys to an audition to discovers that he is an actor auditioning for the film he is already in.