Bob Wilson’s Life & Death of Marina Abramovic
Bob Wilson, Marina Abramovic, Willem Dafoe, Antony Hegarty
Art + Vibes, Teatro Real Madrid, Collateral Films
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The film follows the coming
together of director Robert Wilson, performance artist Marina Abramovic, singer and
composer Antony Hegarty and performer Willem Dafoe, to create the experimental
opera based on Marina Abramovic’s biography.
Through rehearsal footage and interviews with the artists as they are making the piece, we get an insight into this unique collaboration: an intimate portrait that reveals the dynamics, excitement and insecurities of making such a poetic and visually stunning theatre work.