“Reconsolidation” is the 3rd episode of The Ripple Project: ONE series.

A daughter discovers synchronicity between her scientific career and her father’s method of coping with his traumatic past“Reconsolidation” begins with a clinical look into a neurological experiment as neuroscientist Dr. Daniela Schiller, labors to discover the key to rewriting fearful memories — reconsolidation. From Daniela’s research laboratory in New York she begins her personal search and returns to her native Israel to compel her elderly father to reveal his Holocaust remembrance for the first time. What follows is a haunting exploration into the nature of memory, its power, its vulnerability, its promise and its generational effect.

Interview with Dad

Interview with Dad

Driving to see Dad

Driving to see Dad

Daniela Schiller

The Siren

 

Daniela was recently featured on Studio 360 performing a monologue about her experience of being filmed by the Ripple Project. Listen to it here.

Click here to read a New Yorker Magazine article about Daniela’s work and the film.

The film is an official selection of the 2016 Imagine Science Film Festival in New York

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Project Status: Completed

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