Ahlam Shibli, Goter , Al-Naqab, Palestine, 2002–03
series of 44 photographs, 38 x 57.7 cm; 57.7 x 38 cm, gelatine silver prints; chromogenic prints
Due to the censorship in Holywood on kissing longer than 3 minutes in films, quick-witted Hitchcock created his own tactic for Notorious (1946). Looking out to a beach in Brasil in a fancy flat, Ingrid Bergman and Cary Grant start kissing. After exactly three minutes, they briefly stop, whisper into each other’s ear and continue to generate tension. The scene lasts two and a half minutes.
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