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Karel Doing

The King of Nogaria

Doc. expérimental | super8 | couleur et n&b | 5:0 | Royaume-Uni | 2018

A speculative parable about a gentle autocrat of a non existent country. After running into trouble he starts a new life in the shadows of his kingdom. The film is a collage of super 8 footage from the artist`s personal archive gathered over the years.

Karel Doing is an independent filmmaker with a particular interest in Utopia. He has been creating films, performances and installations for almost 30 years, building a diverse oeuvre that balances between dream and reality and combines documentary with materiality. His work has been shown widely in cinemas, clubs, museums and galleries. He is currently based in Cambridge, UK.