Phil Solomon

Phil Solomon is currently a Professor of Film Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he has been teaching since 1991. He has been awarded with a USA Artists Fellowship (2012), the Thatcher Hoffman Smith Creativity in Motion Prize (2007), a Guggenheim Fellowship (1994), and has exhibited his films in every major venue for experimental film throughout the US and Europe, including the Whitney Biennial and MoMA. In a recent poll taken by Film Comment of the top 50 filmmakers of the first decade of the new century, Phil Solomon was ranked at number 5.

Psalm IV: “Valley of the Shadow”

(Phil Solomon, 2013)

The fourth installment of my 7 part series, The Twilight Psalms, "Valley of the Shadow" is a nocturnal lamentation on love, loss, and the unknowable other......