Worst Case Scenario

Talent Showcase 2003
  • Scheme: LAFVA
  • People: John Smith
  • Duration: 18'

Worst Case Scenario Video

Film Information

  • Year of commission: 2002
  • Year of release: 2003
  • Shooting format: 35mm Stills
  • Artist Schemes: Film London Jarman Award, Random Acts


  • Artist: John Smith

Worst Case Scenario starts out as a series of still photographs depicting daily life on a Viennese street corner. But as Sigmund Freud casts his long shadow across the city, the static world slowly and subtly comes to life and an increasingly improbable chain of events and relationships starts to emerge.

Distribution: LUX

Direction, sound, animation and editing: John Smith
Photography: Patrick Duval & John Smith

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