The Whole Speaks
An experimental documentary about a modern-day blacksmith and wordsmith, Nelms Creekmur. A text excerpt from his novel, NERBO (from the Italian meaning vigor) provides the backbone for the placement of the moving images, which were shot in his workshop in Atlanta.
Video by Caroline Rumley
Text by Nelms Creekmur
This work originally appeared in The Florida Review, Vol. 2018.