Kye Wilson (in collaboration with Helena Eflerová)
HD video
© WE (Wilson-Eflerová).

Preview Event/Installation View
Event/installation view, Starboard Arena, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, UK
Photograph © Portsmouth Festivities/Ross Young.

Preview (excerpt)


Director - Wilson-Eflerová, (Kye Wilson and Helena Eflerová)
Cinematographer - Neil Hunt
Editor – Neil Hunt
Narrator – Vincent Adams
Photography - Barry Baseley and Peter Missen
Production Assistants – Tom Alderson, Barry Baseley and Dewi Cary
Make-Up – Cynthia Wilson
Live Performance with audience participation – Helena Eflerová
Researchers – Alan Morris, Graham Dean, Graham Dew, Venita Symmons, Paul Syms and Sally Thomas
Installations - Spike Film and Video and Urban Entertainment
Production and Editing (event video) – Shedlight Productions

Special thanks to Portsmouth Festivities, Portsmouth Grammar School, Portsmouth History Centre, National Museum of the Royal Navy, Gabriel Galvéz, Hugh Greasley, Kate Laine-Toner, Kerry McPhail, Peter Missen, Andy Moss, John Sackett, Samantha Worsey.

Faces is commissioned by the Portsmouth Festivities, in partnership with the National Museum of Royal Navy. Sponsored using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England and is sponsored by The Portsmouth Grammar School and National Museum of Royal Navy. Supported by Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Aspex Gallery, University of Portsmouth and Portsmouth City Council.

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The project provided an empowering, fully integrated, embodied experience for participants and audiences. It gave audiences and, particularly, participants an opportunity to explore local history and develop a long-term sense of person and place through the prism of combined arts.

- Erica Smith, Festival Director