L.S.L.S.P.L.S. animation by
The video’s title, L.S.L.S.P.L.S, is the acronym of la sera la stanza prigion la serrava, a part of a phrase drawn by the film Ordet (1954) of Carl Theodor Dreyer. For this work Francesca utilized different sized plates, but all proportional at the video size (4:3). She engraved the dry point drawing and then printed the plates in their different states. All diverse states were caught by a photographic camera. All the images were then mounted with Lets edit software for the video animation. The sequence of images has a speed movement proportional to the number of print’s states. Video’s length is 1 minute.