Roger Ballen’s Asylum of the Birds
Written and Supervised by Roger Ballen
Directed/Filmed/Edited: Ben Jay Crossman
To mark the publication of his much-awaited new monograph Asylum of the Birds, photographer Roger Ballen, with director Ben Crossman, has produced this psychologically powerful, unforgettable film that follows Roger into a world synonymous with his photographs, as never before seen on film.
"I’m fascinated by birds. They link the heavens to the earth…"
AmericanPhotoMag chatted with Ballen, who offered an even deeper take on the circumstances behind his eerie imagery.
Some fantastic scary images.