A holographic puppet opera, this visually haunting work tells a touching, fractured tale of absence and regret through moving music, startling images and visual wonder.
The piece uses a 19th-century theatrical illusion called a Pepper’s Ghost to project puppet-sized holograms of human figures onto a tabletop stage. Two live performers interact with these ghostly “puppets” by moving objects about the stage to construct environments for these spectral images to inhabit.
Shenzhen: The Silicon Valley of Hardware
The first in a series of brand new ‘Future Cities' documentaries takes us inside Shenzhen, looking at how and why the city has evolved so rapidly. We examine the unique manufacturing eco-system that has emerged, gaining access to the world’s leading hardware prototyping culture whilst challenging misconceptions from the west. The film asks what the rest of the world can learn from the so-called ‘Silicon Valley of hardware’, and questions what may be next for Shenzhen itself.
This is the trailer for the one hour stage production by Erratica. Four singers and a solo dancer lead the audience in an extraordinary auditory excavation, unearthing the songs and stories of love and loss, buried in the soil of post-war Bosnia.
Drawn to Bosnia by her family history, Brkic joined a UN forensic team helping to excavate the mass graves at Srebrenica. Yet among the horrors of war, she discovered remnants of an extraordinary romance between her catholic grandmother Angelka and a young Jewish man forced into hiding by fascists.
Cryogenics, vitamin injections, supplements, crystal baths, organic food - what really works? Join Camille Rowe as she explores the modern craze for ‘wellness’, finding out how to genuinely improve your health and happiness
With the most tech startups and venture capital per capita in the world, Israel has long been hailed as The Startup Nation. This feature-length documentary looks beyond Tel Aviv’s vibrant, liberal tech epicenter to the wider Holy Land region – the Palestinian territories, where a parallel Startup Nation story is emerging in East Jerusalem, Nazareth, Ramallah and other parts of the West Bank. We will examine the geographical and cultural situation and explore the future challenges – and solutions – these nations are facing