Films

Lost Gardens

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 10:13, 2017

To be properly experienced this film should be watched IN THE DARK.

Glimpse phantasmagoric gardens: warped, improbable and fantastic. An abandoned Eden has grown strange.

Toby Tatum's Lost Gardens is a portal to another world, one where a forgotten magic still holds sway.

Lost Gardens features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://www.britishseapower.co.uk/

The Signal

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 11:44, 2017

To be properly experienced this video should be watched IN THE DARK.

A cosmic message beamed from the sky.

The Signal meditates on the hallucinatory potential abiding in nature and invites us to consider our receptivity to extreme natural phenomena. Designed to be screened as looped video, the work appears endless, with no apparent beginning or end. The Signal has a cumulative transformative power and aims to generate a subtly altered state of mind in the viewer.

The Signal features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://www.britishseapower.co.uk/


The Toby Tatum Guide to Grottoes & Groves

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 10:05, 2015

To be properly experienced this film should be watched IN THE DARK.

Enter a landscape of curious subtle enchantment, where sentient shadows brood and magic shines resplendent in streams of illuminated water.

The Toby Tatum Guide to Grottoes & Groves was filmed over several months during repeated visits to the woodlands near the artist's Hastings home. The film represents his deepest engagement with nature and its hidden mysteries.

The Toby Tatum Guide to Grottoes & Groves features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://www.britishseapower.co.uk/

 

Mental Space

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 06:43, 2014

To be properly experienced this film should be watched IN THE DARK.

A vision in a dream. Follow a stream of consciousness deep into a world transformed by the shaping spirit of the imagination.

Mental Space was commissioned by The Institute for the Investigation of Other Worlds, be they Real or Imaginary.

Mental Space features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://www.britishseapower.co.uk/

 

Monsters

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 03:02, 2013

To be properly experienced this film should be watched IN THE DARK.

A monstrous garden, where stone dinosaurs are enlivened by rampant foliage and gargantuan flowers.

Monsters features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://britishseapower.co.uk/

 

Monsters is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 

The Green Mind

HD, Colour, With Sound, Duration 03:10, 2013

To be properly experienced this film should be watched IN THE DARK.

Enter The Green Mind, where lizards pose in secret grottoes, bats circle twilit jungles and snakes entwine amongst flowers.

The Green Mind features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://britishseapower.co.uk/

 

The Green Mind is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 

A World Assembled

HDV, Colour, With Sound, Duration 03:03, 2013

A World Assembled represents Toby Tatum's creation of an improbable realm, stitched together from a kit of warring elements into a fantastic whole.

A World Assembled features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://britishseapower.co.uk/

 

A World Assembled is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 

The Secluded Grove

HDV, Colour, With Sound, Duration 04:24, 2012

A pastoral dream-zone of autumnal forests and dark abiding groves conjured with the hallucinatory intensity of a death-bed reverie.

The Secluded Grove features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://britishseapower.co.uk/

 

The Secluded Grove is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 

The Subterraneans

HDV, Colour, With Sound, Duration 04:37, 2011

A series of visions relayed through a heightened consciousness. These views frame the shadowy recesses that offer access to the underworld and draw us closer to the presences that lurk beyond these thresholds.

The Subterraneans features an original soundtrack by British Sea Power's Abi Fry.

Visit: http://www.britishseapower.co.uk/

The Subterraneans is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 


Earlier Works by Toby Tatum

The Golden Age, 2010, online here

The Sealed World, 2009, online here

Crime Scene, 2007, online here

Between Two Men, 2005, online here

The Void, 2003, online here

Heavy Smoker, 2002

Terrain Vague, 2000

Girl with a Suitcase, 1999

The Subterraneans is distributed by Collectif Jeune Cinéma.

 


 


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