Filmed over three days on an idyllic beach in Newquay, She Calls is a meditation on how we can reconnect with and reveal our visceral and fleshy selves in an increasingly digital and disconnected age.
The artists have also given us an artistic reading of the film to accompany it and provide more context:
"Embodying a state of daydreaming, losing all sense of time, responding to the natural rhythms and landscape that surrounds her - she finds both ease and discomfort here.
Embedded somewhere between the grit and tension of uncertainty and the freeing sensation of openness in both body and thought. She is here, now.
The influence of inhaling deeply whilst noticing the subtle shapes, textures and sounds in nature. A place to be, to muse and to search, without condition or expectation. Understanding what the surface of the skin really feels like and what may perhaps be beneath. She takes it all in and realises, all that is wild is connected..."
The full film will be available to view online in 2022. Find out more here.
Sidonie is a dance practitioner based in the UK with over five years of experience delivering movement and dance classes, films, intensives and choreographic projects.
Emilia is a dance artist working in predominantly interdisciplinary and collaborative contexts. Emilia also works as a movement director on commercial projects for brand campaigns and music videos.