Our first day of shooting in the Large Hadron Collider tunnel @CERN went well last Friday. With a super tight time schedule and heavy security measures, we managed to capture soprano Claron McFadden, choreographer Lukas Timulak and 4 dancers on film. In the story Claron’s voice will lure our main character into the ‘gateway-tube’ and transform him and his fellow scientists into an atom particle…
Currently we’re making these collages to pre-visualise certain details in the film production. In this image you see Claron McFadden on the ice landscape; some potential styling choices. Lukas Timulak lying behind her on the ice, going through a dance ritual… [image sketch i.c.w. Adriana Gerasimova]
Claron McFadden is an American soprano singer living in Amsterdam and performing internationally within a wide range of disciplines. She’s willing to play the female part in our film (Vala). Currently we’re in the beginning process of writing text for aria, semi-improvised moments in the music, that bring a rational layer to the sound and dance of the film.