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Commissions

These filmmakers spoke the truth. You only have to dig out their works and 2019 already looks hopeful.
11 Polaroids (The alternative list of 11 best films of 2018)

 

Circus 250 and Performance Festival at the V&A Museum 

Satya Films have been in partnership with the V&A – the worlds leading museum of art and design – for their performance festival. Satya director, Sky Neal, designed and participated in panel discussions, screened her co-directed feature documentary Even When I Fall, and was commissioned to create a short film that explored the UK's contemporary circus industry.

 

CIRCUS NOW: A glimpse into contemporary circus in the UK (V&A Museum Commission)

 

Paradise Lost?

Satya Films created a video art installation that was projected onto the iconic Archway Tower, London, for one week culminating in dramatic live aerial performance by Scarabeus Aerial Theatre. 

a Million Minutes Festival, Archway

Part of A Million Minutes Festival. A collaboration with  Scarabeus Aerial Theatre.

 

The Love Pet 

Interactive visuals and video art for aerial and dance piece based on the tumultuous marriage of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes.

Orange vertical dancer

A collaboration with Floorless Productions and Robyn Simpson Choreography.

 

Other projects Satya director Sky has worked on:

Communication in Cameroon: Comission for the Science Museum

Director/ Co-Producer / Editor for Postcode Films

An artistic exploration into the relationship between the talking drums in Cameroon and the mobile phone. Created for the permanent Information Age exhibition at the Science Museum.

Communication in Cameroon

 

Punch and Judy: Performing Future Histories: comission for the V&A Museum

Directed by Sky Neal and Kate Mclarnon, edited by Sky Neal for Postcode Films

One of a series of films forming part of a nationwide project celebrating the 350th birthday of Mr. Punch in the UK.

Punch and Judy- Performing Future Histories

 

Nepals Lost Circus Children: Al Jazeera English

Producer Director with Banyak Films.

A tense documentary for the People and Power strand. An NGO travels from Nepal to India to rescue six children trapped in a circus where they had been sold into slavery. This film shines a light on child trafficking between Nepal and India.

People & Power - Nepal's lost circus children

Children at Work- Circus

30 minute Documentary for the BBC (Directed and Produced by Sky Neal for Moon Beam films)

Children at Work- Bollywood

30 minute documentary as part of a part series for the BBC (directed by Sky Neal for Moon Beam Films)