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Winner of Best Experimental Film
“An immersive cognitive disruption conveying trauma and the neglect of a reciprocal human response.” – F3 Film Magazine
Recaptcha  US  Experimental Documentary   
An attempt through delayed audio to abstractly narrate the report of an inscrutable bodily assault.
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Heather Warren-Crow
Director Statement :
A highly personal experimental documentary about navigating impersonal bureaucracy, reCAPTCHA combines a montage of found footage with a voiceover narrating the aftermath of an assault. The filmmaker recorded her voice while listening to its echo at a slight delay, producing an effect of disorientation akin to her experience of Post-Concussion Syndrome. The text of the voiceover is a message the filmmaker sent to the Montreal police via an online contact form.

Director Profile :
Heather Warren-Crow is a filmmaker and artist based in Lubbock, Texas (USA). Her work across performance art, video art, and experimental film foregrounds the voice and plays with sound-image relations. Recent film festivals include the Barcelona Short Film and Video Festival, the Mimesis Documentary Festival, and the Oregon Documentary Film Festival, which gave reCAPTCHA a Best Experimental Micro Film Award in 2021.