The False Mirror

  • Photography Aaron Tilley
  • Set Design Sandy Suffield

Compositions inspired by the iconic clouds—and surrealist sensibilities—of René Magritte.

  • Photography Aaron Tilley
  • Set Design Sandy Suffield

Clouds, pipes, bowler hats and apples: René Magritte’s paintings placed such familiar items into surreal, cinematic scenarios, his body of work posing questions about the nature of representation and reality. Set designer Sandy Suffield created the clouds in this feature using dry ice and warm water.

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