Disappearance at Sea

  • Tacita Dean
  • 1996
    • United Kingdom
  • 14 min
  • 16 mm anamorphique
  • Production
  • Tacita Dean

The film depicts the moment at dusk when the lighthouse becomes functional. Filmed in St Abb’s Head Lighthouse in Scotland, the title refers to the 1969 disappearance of Donald Crowhurst, the round-the-world yachtsman.