portrait of ron and elizabeth1987from series: Memory, Balance, Loveplatinum-palladium print, 8×10 in.
This video, commissioned by Amnesty International, publicizes its campaign to reduce government participation in torture. The directors of this video asked the actor to stand in the CIA-manual ‘stress position’ for six hours. The moans and sweat are as close to the real physio-psychological horror of torture as one can get. Go, unsubscribe yourself from some hypocrisy.