Death of the Artist // June 2019 

A short film inspired by the Greek god Hades, god of the dead and King of the Underworld. Drawing influence and imagery primarily from queer and deceased artists, the film explores art and death, with a central focus on the potential of artists to achieve immortality through their work.


Designed and directed by Riley Burks

Performed by Simon Ambrose Brown // Project Leadership & Photography by Agnes Treplin 

Director of Photography: Alex Marshall & Alex Campbell 

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