A pixilation style animation me and my brother (rogrthat) collaborated on for Fopspeen Moving Pictures and ATKV's Filmverse project.
Credits
Directed by Roger and Dewald van der Merwe
Text: Ingrid Jonker
Photography: Roger van der Merwe
Sound: Roger and Dewald van der Merwe
Editing: Roger and Dewald van der Merwe
Animation: Dewald van der Merwe
Music: Dewald van der Merwe
Production: ATKV, Fopspeen Moving Pictures (DIek Grobler)
ZEBRA POETRY FILM FESTIVAL
official selection 
2016
Bitterbessie dagbreek
Bitterbessie dagbreek
bitterbessie son
ʼn spieël het gebreek
tussen my en hom
Soek ek na die grootpad
om daarlangs te draf
oral draai die paadjies
van sy woorde af
Dennebos herinnering
dennebos vergeet
het ek ook verdwaal
trap ek in my leed
Papegaai-bont eggo
kierang kierang my
totdat ek bedroë
weer die koggel kry
Eggo is geen antwoord
antwoord hy alom
bitterbessie dagbreek
bitterbessie son
and translation
Bitter-berry daybreak
Bitter-berry daybreak
bitter-berry sun
a mirror has broken
between me and him
I try to find the highway
perhaps to run away
but everywhere the footpaths
of his words lead me astray
Pinewood remember
pinewood forget
however much I lose my way
I step on my regret
Parrot-coloured echo
tricks me tricks me on
until I turn beguiled
to retrieve the mocking song
Echo gives no answer
he answers everyone
bitter-berry daybreak
bitter-berry sun
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