Six Easy Pieces

Reynold Reynolds
USA/DE 2010
7 min. two-channel installation / 10 min. single channel projection
HD video transferred from 16mm & digital stills

Six Easy Pieces is the last part of the Secrets Trilogy; a three-part cycle exploring the imperceptible conditions that frame life and is preceded by Secret Life, 2008 and Secret Machine, 2009.

The work is based on the book
“Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of physics explained by its most brilliant teacher”.
by Richard P. Feynman

“Film is the Seventh Art, a superb conciliation of the Rhythms of Space (the Plastic Arts) and the Rhythms of Time (music, poetry and dance), a synthesis of the ancient arts: architecture, sculpture, painting, music, poetry and dance.” -Ricciotto Canudo


Produced by- Saskia Reynolds, Pierre Düsing

Cinematography by- Carlos Vasquez

Production manager – Julia Mari Bernaus
Director Assistant – Moritz Uebele
Art director – Merle Vorwald
Lighting and additional cinematography – Ben Mergelsberg
Costume designer – Janne Kummer
Assistants art director – Max Krutz, Susanne Steckel, Henrieke Naumann
Interns – Isa Saðlam, Rebecca Gomes-Ferenczi, Ewa Kniaziak Gazeta

Sound director and design – Martin Backes (Aconica)
Music- Peer Neumann, Martin Backes, Didio Pestana
Foley- Martin Backes

Arduino programming – Rodrigo Frenk, Michael van Rosmalen
Documentation – Robin Thomson

Helga Wretman, Juliette Bonneviot, Francesca Pellanda, Sanela Hasanovic,
Pirnes Steante, Ana Bellido, Dave Krepfle, Agnes Lindström Bolmgren,
Charlotte Miller, Jo Siska, Stephan Rumphorst

produced in cooperation with Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Tasmania, Australia, Impakt – Utrecht – The Netherlands, and Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Germany