A woman and a man stand opposite each other in a church. They prepare for a ritual. Is it a wedding? They move closer, but they do not seem to know each other very well. Soon, the approach becomes a battle. Their communication is comprised of a language fusing kung fu and sign language. What kind of ritual are we actually witnessing? What does it want to tell us?
Duration: 15 min. looped
A production by Hetain Patel, produced by Film and Video Umbrella, Manchester Art Gallery and QUAD. Funded by the Arts Council England. The first research was supported by the Jerwood Choreographic Research Project.