‘a ROLE to PLAY’ – Professor Esther Johnson’s new artist film premieres on Thursday 28 November 2019
a ROLE to PLAY
The screening is free and you can book HERE.
working life in post-industrial Bolsover, a Derbyshire constituency where coal was once king. The project experiments with methods of co-creation, radical theatre, oral testimony and documentary. Esther is also working on an accompanying publication and exhibition with literacy group members to be launched next year.
a ROLE to PLAY has been supported by animate projects WORK commission devised to explore ideas and realities of what ‘work’ means for the way we live today. WORK has supported four contemporary moving image artists to develop, produce and exhibit films in collaborative contexts. Each artist worked with a different arts partner – Johnson working with junction arts.