Amanda Coogan: Long Now is a new 60min documentary film which explores Coogan’s durational performance art practice. The film captures Coogan during a gruelling six week live durational exhibition, I’ll sing you a song from around the town. Hosted in Dublin’s RHA Gallery, the exhibition became the gallery’s most successful and visited in its history. Spanning six weeks, Coogan performed live, for six hours a day, five days a week for the entire run. The film visually explores the exhibition’s beautiful live performance, interwoven with Coogan’s reflections on the work.
Questioning rather than provoking
We're treated to an uncompromising look at one of Ireland's foremost performers
Cahill captures sublimely the nature of the work created by Coogan
The hour-long film had its world premiere at the Dublin International Film Festival this weekend, and it’s superb