Isle of Slingers

‘Isle of Slingers’

HD Video, 14’14”


‘Isle of Slingers’ depicts a dancer, played by William Bracewell, as he arranges pieces of stone in front of a series of projected photographs. Whilst the images take shape a meandering narrative is delivered by actor Jenny Dunbar.

The stone handled by the dancer is from the island of Portland which also gives its name to the title. ‘Isle of Slingers’ being a reference to Portland in a Thomas Hardy novel set on the island.