As a woman
the air to settle her grandmothers estate her partner is
together stories of early female aviators for a radio
documentary he is
producing. These two worlds begin to bleed together in this
touching piece by Oxford based Idle Motion.
use luggage to represent everything from a hotel room to a bi
plane and use
torches to guide our eyes to the tiniest moments in their
world. This is an ensemble piece but I found the short bursts of
Grace Chapman and Sophie Cullen’s female aviators
particularly touching as
they try to explain why they want to head into the sky in a time
when mankind is largely grounded.
thanks to the pioneering women who pushed the boundaries of
aviation by flying
higher and further than anyone thought possible. The company
bravery of these early pilots with that of anyone who leaves
home to fly across
the world and into the unknown. It is a risk, but if we stay on
the ground we
will never experience the beauty of the skies that wait for us.
This is a
delicate piece of work by a young company you should definitely