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Skin Hunger Film and workshop by Dante or Die
11 Oct 2021
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The film is a short documentary following Dante or Die’s process creating a live performance in June 2021 called Skin Hunger, alongside three stories of people who have first-hand knowledge or experience of skin hunger. The creative process and extracts from these intimate performances will be intercut with interviews from a leading neuroscientist who specialises in the power of touch, a dementia care worker and an ex-prisoner. The film will explore the experience of these four people within Dante or Die’s live performance and discuss how it resonates with their personal experiences.
The film will be an affecting insight into the power of touch, live performance and the human need for physical connection that so many people experienced deprivation from in lockdown.
Following the film screening, Dante or Die are lead on a devising workshop specially designed for adults.
Age recommendation: 18+