Yaara Bou Melhem delivers a searing documentary that explores the evolution of state and corporate surveillance. The film follows visionary artist Trevor Paglen as he travels through the desolate Nevada desertwith the intention of launching an art exhibit into orbit; once and for all proving that the skies are more than the exclusive playground of the military-industrial complex.
Participant and Screen Australia present in association with Screen NSW an In Films production, Unseen Skies, written, produced and directed by Yaara Bou Melhem. Executive producers are Participants Jeff Skoll and Diane Weyermann, along with In Films’ Ivan O’Mahoney and Nial Fulton. The Director of Photography is Tom Bannigan, ACS; the Composer is Helena Czajka; the Editor is Francisco Forbes.