Video-performance "Locked in a tower"
Director: Julia Jakubowska
Video: Norbert Serafin, Małgorzata Arszennik
Editors: Norbert Serafin, Julia Jakubowska
Cast: Joanna Jaworska-Maciaszek, Małgorzata Lipczyńska, Anna Maszewska, Dorota Porowska
Premiere: 28.09.2020, Fabryka Sztuki in Lodz, International Theatre Festival Retroperspektywy 2020
Duration: 25 minutes
Viewers' age: no limitations
Video-performance, stories, mosaic combined of excerpts of fairy tales of Brothers Grimm, songs and dialogues of Disney interpretations of those tales, excerpts of the story ”Women Who Run With the Wolves” by Clarissa Pinkola Estés and own texts. Women of all ages, with different living conditions, mothers, in relationships and single, will be creating a video-performance with original texts. It is an artistic interpretation of the fate of a modern woman and her struggle. It is a parallel between archetypal representations of women in fairy tales and a modern woman. ”Locked in a Tower” is an analysis of loneliness and sadness, variation on the topic of archetypal models of women known since childhood - from fairy tales and fables. It is a joint creation of a New Tale, search for a modern Princess. Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Snow White, and She Who Knows, She Who Lives at the End of Time.
A long, long time ago, there was, or maybe not…
A long, long time ago, which has passed away, but shall soon come back…
Beyond seven mountains, beyond seven dwarfs, here behind the crossroads…
Dofinansowano ze środków Narodowego Centrum Kultury w ramach programu Kultura w sieci.