‘I have written my name on the far side of the sky.’ Yves Klein
Sophie Laplane partnered with James Bonas (The Crucible) and film director Oscar Sansom to create Dive, a short film inspired by French artist Yves Klein and what has become the world’s most famous shade of blue.
Choreographer and Co-creator: Sophie Laplane
Co-creator: James Bonas
Director: Oscar Sansom
Music: Schubert, Walter Wanderley, Lucy Allan
Awards: Jury Prize, Best Film – Cinedans 2022. Official Selection – Venice Biennale 2021.
‘A work of collaborative genius, milking the best elements of dance film for all they’re worth, Dive once again positions Scottish Ballet as a force to be reckoned with in this field.’
‘A brilliant film from Scottish Ballet … 10 minutes of dance that’s funny, surreal, surprising and bursting with ideas.’