In Borges' The Immortal a Roman tribune Marcus Flaminius Rufus finds himself suddenly drinking from the waters of immortality.
Through frame-to-frame animation I sought to capture the atmosphere of a protagonist grasping the impossible architecture of the Immortals for the first time.
Promotional poster, serving as a prologue to our story.
Marcus Flaminius Rufus by the river of Immortals.
The city in it's irrationality appears hostile to the narrator.