From "I am not me, the horse is not mine (Commissariat for Enlightenment)" (2008)

From "I am not me, the horse is not mine (Commissariat for Enlightenment)," 2008
Production stills, dimensions variable
Photo by John Hodgkiss
© William Kentridge
Courtesy of the artist

"Its timing, rhythm, and emphasis are a combination of how long images are on the screen, how long the words are on the screen, and what’s happening in the music behind it. For me it became a very interesting piece—to think of a whole series of works which consist of soundtrack and text so your reading speed is determined by the editing and the music."

-William Kentridge