Dark driven moments, humour and a sense of loneliness, glimpses of a physical chemistry between two women and two men, all work together to evoke a feeling of something potent and unrevealed.
Truth is a difficult concept. What is the truth? Are you sure what you saw true? The more you see something the less it means anything
2003 - THE TRUTH 28 minutes PAL 16:9 Videodance
A collaboration between Katrina McPherson, Simon Fildes, and Kate Gowar and Karin Fisher-Potisk, the co-Artistic Directors of Ricochet Dance Productions.
Choreography: Fin Walker (UK)
Paulo Ribeiero (Portugal)
Dancers: Karin Fisher-Potisk, Kate Gowar, Rob Tannion, Matthew Morris
Music: Ben Park
Soundtrack: John Cobban
Produced by Goat and Ricochet Dance Productions.
Public Screenings: Curzon Soho Cinema, London (21/10/03) Robin Howard Theatre, London (22,23 & 24/4/05); University of Utah (25/6/04); American Dance Festival: Dancing for the Camera International Festival of Film & Video Dance, Durham, USA (9/7/05) Videodanza Buenos Aires 2007. The Truth has had three screenings in Scotland, at Dundee Contemporary Arts (12/06/03), Belmont Picture House, Aberdeen, as part of In Motion Festival (29 & 30/8/03) and at the Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh (26/10/04). It received positive reviews in both newspapers the Herald (Mary Brennan) and Sunday Herald (Ellie Carr) (both November 2004). A copy of ‘The Truth’ work has been archived at Catnyp, New York. ‘The Truth’ had its international premiere at a retrospective at the Kiasma Theatre, Helsinki, as part of Rotation ‘03 Festival, in association with Helsinki Museum of Contemporary Arts and Finnish National Gallery for Modern Art. (2-6/10/03);