INERTIA is a dance film, which explores the internal dialogues between stillness and movement, impulse and indecision. Through subtle yet complex compositing techniques, multiple characters inhabit the screen—constantly searching for the their rightful axes, both in relation to their doppelgängers, and to each other.
Inspired by Norman McLaren’s Pas de Deux.
Format: HD, 3 min.
Directed by Tal Rosner, in collaboration with choreographer Cameron McMillan.
Music: Tenebre by Bryce Dessner.
Dancers: Fania Grigoriou and Andrew Graham.
Commissioned by the Ballet Boyz for Random Acts/Channel 4, UK 2014.