A little homage to the Argentinian poet Jorge Luis Borges, one of the greatest writers of all time. This video was shot in the winter of 2010 in Buenos Aires and Capilla del Señor, Argentina. (written by Ian Ruschel on his vimeo page)
“Poets, like the blind, can see in the dark.” – Jorge Luis Borges
Directed and shot by me (Ian Ruschel) with a Canon 5d. I edited and color graded it in Final Cut Pro using Twixtor, Knoll Light Factory and Magic Bullet.
Alcidez Zonco as Borges
Assistant Director: Max Laux
Production Manager: Arnoni Lenz
Production Company: Zeppelin Filmes
Track: Gustavo Santaolalla – 21 – The Motorcycle Diaries Soundtrack
Special thanks to the Zeppelin Films crew and Gabriela Mo for all the support. And Max Laux for helping me out with the editing and some post production issues.
Canon 50mm 1.4
Lensbaby 50mm 2.0
Canon Macro 100mm 2.8
Sigma 10-20mm 3.5