Work News

Melanie Stidolph

Hand held in between leaves of tree

The Pleasure, The Privilege (wip)

Screened as part of 'The Voyeurs' in St Ives last week, 'The Pleasure, The Privilege' is the starting point for a new work. Based on short sequences unified through sung vocals from The Smiths song 'There is a light that never goes out', laid over ambient sounds of insects and birds. The developed film will utilise shifts between devised and incidental vignettes joined together to reflect an emotive pull and heightened observation of immediate surroundings. A snippet from the film is here –