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.
Even When I Fall
Even When I Fall , a feature length documentary directed by Sky Neal and Kate Mclarnon, is currently being released in cinemas and festivals world-wide. Visit Even When I Fall on this site for more details about the film, and for screenings and viewing platforms in the UK and internationally.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.