Gestures Edith Francisco-Fernando and Margaret

Margaret Dragu

2010, 05:13 minutes, colour, English


Documentation of creative process for Bright Lights Parade produced by Glenn Lewis for Winter Olympics; with Lady Justice, Rose Man and 7 Vices/Virtues; Edith Piaf’s singing gestures are sourced as ritual aktions/dances, and group chants, shakes bells in a processional-parade to honour the spirit of the ROSE from Gertrude Stein’s A Rose is a Rose is a Rose poem, to ROSE (Remembering Our Sisters Everywhere) anti-violence-against-women-group, to the Hallmark Icon for Mother’s Day/Weddings/Funerals.

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