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Michelangelo's Dream
(1991, 5 mins, Super-8, color, sound on film)

Featuring: Shane Lee, Lisa-Marie Syron, Loren Daniel, Bill Mousoulis (V/O).

Genre: narrative / essay

Synopsis: A film about Michelangelo's dream of the connection of the fingertips.

Creative synopsis: Not on the ground nor in the sky's, 'tis on the ceiling that our dream doth lie.

Available on DVD for purchase as part of

The Films of Bill Mousoulis
Vol 6 1990 - 92


Screenings: 8, including: 6th Melbourne Super-8 Film Festival, Dec 1991; a screening in Vancouver, Nov 1993; Kiosk 8 Selection, Sydney, Sep 1994; "Two Independent Film-makers", Horsham, Mar 1997.

"Michelangelo's Dream finds Bill in a philosophical mood. Perhaps deliberately Godard-esque in structure and theme, the film is an essayistic narrative exploration of relationships between individuals and their being-in-the-world."
                                                     - Steven Ball, Kiosk 8 notes, Sep 1994.