A Film by Siobhan Davies in collaboration with David Hinton and Hugo Glendinning.
Produced by Pinky Ghundale
"I can dance something yesterday and I can only dance it today in the knowledge of the experience I’ve had between yesterday and today. I am a body. I don’t have one. The word ‘body’ just isn’t enough. It doesn’t encompass the all of us." Siobhan Davies
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“Transparent, you discover, becomes a web of images, words, sounds and ideas, shimmering with synaptic connections that form and fade like memory itself.”  Sanjoy Roy, dance writer, The Guardian
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2 minute trailer
Overall Film Award Winner 2023 - Light Moves Festival
19 December 2023, 14th ATHENS VIDEO DANCE PROJECT - AVDP14
18 November 2023, Wainsgate Dances, Hebden Bridge
Sun 12 Nov, 12:30pm plus 'in conversation with Siobhan Davies', Light Moves Festival
Fri 10 Nov 7pm, Sat 11 Nov 3:30pm and Sun 12 12pm, ANIMAL ORIGINS, Aesthetica Short Film Festival
19 October 2023, 5:45pm plus Q&A at Siobhan Davies Studios 
(also screening are All This Can Happen (2015) and The Running Tongue (2012))
14 October 2023, 2pm plus Q&A, Exeter Dance Film Festival
13 October 2023, 5:30pm, ANIMAL ORIGINS, London International Screen Dance Festival
6 October 2023, Capital Dance and Cinema Festival, Washington
5 – 15 October 2023, San Francisco Dance Film Festival
22 – 24 September 2023 ANIMAL ORIGINS, Thessaloniki Cinedance International
9 Sept - 9 Oct online & 23 Sept 2023 in Depot, Lewes, ANIMAL ORIGINS, Women over 50 Film Festival
7-10 Sept 2023, ANIMAL ORIGINS, Bucharest International Dance Film Festival (in Competition) 
23rd July 2023 at 6pm, La Biennale Di Venezia
WINNER BEST DANCE FILM (Animal Origins - part 1), 9th July 2023, Moving Body Festival: Critical Moves 
15 May 2023 at 17:30, DANSOX, Jacqueline du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College Oxford
13 May 2023 at 15:30, Big Women Film Festival curated by Sarah Lucas, Firstsite, Colchester 
20 April 2023 at 20:00, Sadlers Wells screening and in person discussion, Sadlers Wells, London
23 - 24 to 26 March 2023, Cinedans Fest, Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam
11 February 2023 at 15:45, Dance on Camera, Film at Lincoln Centre, New York
18th November 2022 at 19:00, Brighton Screendance Festival The Dance Space, Brighton and The Connaught Cinema, Worthing
World Premiere - 16th October at 18:15 NFT 3, BFI, London Film Festival 2022
ENQUIRIES
Pinky Ghundale


Siobhan Davies Studios
85 St Georges Road
London SE1 6ER
T: +44 (0)20 7091 9650


TRANSPARENT had its world premiere at the BFI London Film Festival 2022 in the Experimenta strand. It was nominated for the LFF 2022 Short Film Award.
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