Aphids Reel Music Festival, ACMI & Chauvel Cinema


Shot in Yokohama on special Super 8 film and hand processed in Australia, Waiting To Turn Into Puzzles is a visually stunning cinematic experience accompanied by music composed by David Young and performed live by Sydney’s Ensemble Offspring. In their first Melbourne appearance, the five member group performed from musical scores watercoloured by hand that incorporate screen captures and imagery from Curham’s film.


Film  Louise Curham
Music – David Young
Performed by – Ensemble Offspring
Clarinet – Diana Springford
Violin – James Cudderford & Véronique Serret
Violincello – Geoffrey Gartner
Percussion  Claire Edwardes

Chauvel Cinema
Paddington, Sydney
25 June

APHIDS Reel Music Festival
ACMI Australian Centre for the Moving Image
26 June

Images David Young & Louise Curham

APHIDS acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung and Boon wurrung peoples on whose lands we live and work. Sovereignty was never ceded and we pay our respect to past, present, and future Aboriginal elders and community, and to their long and rich history of artmaking on this Country.