DIG 21: Hemabharathy Palani and JJ Abraham in conversation

with Emma Gladstone

DIG 21: Hemabharathy Palani and JJ Abraham in conversation
18th - 24th Oct 2021 Online Online DIG

Part of DIG online
Available on demand from 18 to 24 October

Award-winning choreographer and dancer Hemabharathy Palani is joined by filmmaker JJ Abraham to talk about the creation of Salt and Sugar, which is also presented online from 18 to 24 October as part of DIG 21. 

Hosted by the visionary dance programmer Emma Gladstone, this pre-recorded Q&A is an opportunity to hear more about Hema’s dance practice and the autobiographical material in her work. Get behind the scenes of Salt and Sugar as Hema and JJ discuss the artistic process of their latest collaboration, exploring their cross-disciplinary approach and how the themes of feminism, family, and complexities of Indian culture were captured on film around the landscape of Bangalore. 

Access: The Q&A is captioned in English, interpreted in British Sign Language, and incorporates visual descriptions of each of the speakers for audience members who are blind or have low vision.


Produced by Fuel

Image: JJ Abraham