2011, USA, Jo Andres, 8 min
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Liquid Tara is a meditation on many faces of The Divine Feminine. Ethereal & earthy, Liquid Tara undulates in watery images of Icons and Symbols of The Divine Feminine, dissolving one to the other. Destruction by fire; resurrection to light: ever-changing cycles.
Post Screening Discussion with the Filmmaker Jo Andres.
Jo Andres first became known on the kinetic downtown New York performance scene of the 1980s for her film/dance/light performances, shown at the reigning venues of the era, among them The Performing Garage, La Mama E.T.C., P.S. 122, St. Marks Danspace, and the Collective for Living Cinema.
Black Kites, Andres’ 1996 award-winning film, based on the journals of an artist who survived the siege of Sarajevo, aired on PBS, RAI Italian TV and screened in Sundance, Berlin, Toronto, London and Human Rights Watch Film Festivals. Andres directed music and art videos, as well as her own film performance works.
Andres was a dance consultant to the acclaimed Wooster Group. She has been an artist in residence at leading universities, museums and art colonies, including Yaddo and The Rockefeller Study Center in Bellagio, Italy.
Actor Ione is:
Green Tara of Enlightened Activity
White Tara of Compassion & Healing
Vasudhara of Abundance
Mahakali, the Destroyer