27.04.11 by Jeff

Somewhere to Disappear

“Somewhere to Disappear” is a film that follows photographer Alec Soth as he documents people who have withdrawn themselves from society. Directed by Laure Flammarion and Arnaud Uytthenove.

Somewhere to Disappear film with photographer Alec Soth

Watch the trailer below!

Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    the “i love my dad” image is heart-breaking

    • http://ggno.blogspot.com GGNO

      i agree

  • http://heyitsalexp.com heyitsAlexP

    This looks amazing, definitely want to see this.

  • http://www.kfmgallery.com Kristin Forbes-Mullane

    interesting… cant wait to see it, I love that kinda shit

  • http://jjarrettblog.tumblr.com Joshua Robert Jarrett

    Amazing! Can’t wait t see it 😀

  • http://www.figure-1.com Ariel

    wow. wow. wow. I’ve loved Alec’s work for a long time. Beautiful sad.

  • http://okasha.daportfolio.com Dalton Sjogren


  • Benbenbenbenbenbenben

    The frame grab from the trailer is freaking me out big time.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      mission accomplished haha

  • http://www.wix.com/RichardChalmers/Art Richard Chalmers

    So when will it be released?

  • http://jennaworkman.com Jenna Workman

    Apparently, there’s gonna be screenings this next month Minneapolis, Toronto, and New York! More info here:

    The facebook page is here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Somewhere-to-Disappear/148561295180713

  • http://nathanpierce.tumblr.com nateP

    Running away from something.

    But in reality they just going back to something thats more concrete.

  • http://ggno.blogspot.com GGNO

    when can i watch it?

  • lapetitefaon

    yessssss, definitely going to the NYC film screening, though this looks absolutely haunting, the type of thing that could put me in a sad mood for a week

  • http://olof.me Olof

    Only men?

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Watch the video below!

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