The months of May, June, and July are represented with peonies, fireflies, and the year 2020. A rollerblader (Jahleel Gardner) traverses Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington D.C.
by Kevin Jerome Everson
with Jahleel Gardner
USA 2021 Without dialogue 8’ Colour

Part of the Berlinale Summer Special

With

  • Jahleel Gardner (Rollerblader)

Crew

DirectorKevin Jerome Everson
CinematographyKevin Jerome Everson
EditingKevin Jerome Everson
ProducersMadeleine Molyneaux, Kevin Jerome Everson

Kevin Jerome Everson

Kevin Jerome Everson, born in 1965 in Mansfield, Ohio, USA, is the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has an MFA from Ohio University and a BFA from the University of Akron and is Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. His work encompasses painting, sculpture, photography, and film—including nine features and over 180 short form works—and has been exhibited internationally at film festivals, cinemas, galleries, museums, and biennials. Everson is the recipient of several awards, grants, and numerous fellowships.

Filmography (selection (starting 2015))

2015 Production Material Handler · A Saturday Night in Mansfield Ohio 2; 2 min. · Grand Finale; 5 min. · Three Quarters; 5 min., Forum Expanded 2015 · Regal Unlimited; 3 min. · Smooth Surface; 3 min. · Three Items a Shelf; 4 min. · Park Lanes; 480 min. · It Seems to Hang On; 20 min. 2016 Oscar at 8903 Empire; 2 min. · 8903 Empire; 480 min. · Auditioning for Nathaniel; 14 min. · Lost Nothing; 4 min. · Threshold Spondee / Discrimination N66#1; 5 min. · Shadeena; 5 min. · Ears, Nose and Throat; 11 min. · We Demand; 4 min., Forum Expanded 2016 2017 Tonsler Park; 82 min. · Brown and Clear; 8 min. · Carrs Down South; 3 min. · R-15; 5 min. · Rams 23 Blue Bears 21; 8 min. 2018 Round Seven; 19 min. · Rhino; 23 min. · Polly One; 6 min. · Polly Two; 12 min. 2019 Traveling Shoes; 7 min., Forum Expanded 2019 · Music from the Edge of Allegheny Plateau; 7 min. · Condor; 8 min. 2020 Recovery; 10 min., Forum Expanded 2020 2021 Lago Gatún; 60 min. · The I and S of Lives; 6 min. · East Technical High School (Rekord); 3 min. · May June July

Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2021