Swirling neon-blue tentacles, pulsating hoards of sea creatures, pretty pretty fish. Here’s a peak at artist Lynnete Wallworth gorgeous video installation Coral, Rekindling Venus was selected to screen at the Sundance Film Festival this year. The work is always screened on fulldome digital planetariums — hence the round crop.
An extraordinary journey into a mysterious realm of fluorescent coral reefs, bioluminescent sea creatures and rare marine life, revealing a complex community living in the oceans most threatened by climate change.
The score features Max Richter and a song specifically written by Antony of Antony and the Johnsons. Hear/see/sea more below. The film will be screened with the Sundance Film Festival’s New Frontier Program and be screened at several locations nationwide during the festival’s run, including New York’s own Hayden Planetarium.