Studious attention to details of movement, posture, quality of gaze (in b/w HD video, highly extreme close-ups of body, almost clinical). The reference: solitary cowboy figure, in the mode of: 1 mastering the territory: exploring an uncharted frontier-the frontier spirit that is projected onto the landscape as a place to be conquered, controlled through visual /physical mastery; 2 affirming the self: self-discovery and self-affir- mation as a self-contained, self-sufficient, free subject (basis of ethics); 3 inventing the terms: the figure of the renegade, working outside the bounds of law and society, making his own rules. The combination of b/w formats draws upon the codes of film as a basis of departure, while bringing this "frontiersman" sensibility into the realm of contemporary surveillance culture, both in a panoptic sense and in an intimate, "invasive" sense. 2. Beats provided by: wind lashing tree against building; chopping wood; imagined spanking (inherent violence, punishment); rhythms of transmission; pulses of exchange between yard scene and sauna scene.