FINDING FOCUS

Very proud to have been part of this, and now Finding Focus has been screened for the first time at Studio Wayne McGregor of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on February 16, 2019.

 

The short movement film was choreographed by Elizabeth Rose Pick and co-performed with Robert Keates. The film is celebrating dyslexia and all its complexities. Both performers are dyslexic and want to bring positivity to the often misunderstood label.⁣ Finding Focus looks at the right and left side of the brain of someone who is dyslexic. The audience witness the correlating – but not always cohesive thought patterns of the brain represented through the dancers’ performance. Through movement they also share the difficulties with processing and storing new information in the mind of someone who is dyslexic.

As part of the core visual message Elizabeth wore the Yu Stepanel jewellery pieces in silver and 22ct gold from the S.P.Q.R. collection which draws on the the raw and imperfect aesthetics of the artisan heritage from the Roman and Byzantine eras.

 
 
 

Film credits:

Artistic Director and Choreographer - Elizabeth Pick

Director Of Photography - Struan Wallace

Dancers - Robert Keates and Elizabeth Pick

Styling - Mero Retro

Jewellery - Yu Stepanel Jewellery

Hair and Make-up Marie Reitner

Camera Assistant and Grip - Scott Wallace

Producer - Visceral Creative

Colour grade - How2Productions

Edit - James Cheetham and Struan Wallace

Music - Jake Coombes

Behind The Scenes Edit and grade - Pablo Orta

BTS Cinematography - Bradley Wallace

Photographer - Harvey Gorst

Floor Manager - Euan McRae

Location - Ugly Duck Studios

Rehearsal Studios - Studio Wayne McGregor




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