màiri lafferty | tongues

[2019] Tongues is an experimental film by Màiri Lafferty, about glossolalia or speaking in tongues. Exploring the collective drive and individual expression, the film deals with themes of automatism, memory and translation.

A film by Màiri Lafferty
Cinematography by Becky Manson
Edited by Màiri Lafferty & Becky Manson
Sound design by Jenny Ek

Workshop designed with Ros Steen (Voice Studio International) & Layla Brown. Featuring Fallopé & the Tubes: Sarah Messenger, Ruby Pester, Nadia Rossi, Rachel Walker, Catherine Weir, & guest Rosslyn Oman. Tongues was filmed at Basic Mountain, Edinburgh in June 2019. © Màiri Lafferty 2019