Carolina Loyola-Garcia

Between Fortune and Despair

Single-channel video, 8min., color, stereo.

Liminal Media Productions



Closeness, the fortune of a tender lover.

Playful lightness of an encounter.

Dreams of warmth turning into the desperation of attachment.

Submerged nightmares of blurry drowning.


This video was produced for the 2010 Film Kitchen Invitational program. It premiered at the Harris Theater in Pittsburgh during the Three Rivers Arts Festival, June 2010. It was the result of the creative collaboration between choreographer Staycee Pearl, musician/composer Colter Harper, and director Carolina Loyola-Garcia.