'Four figures race naked through a forest. A woman walks in circles in a rural landscape. Two men carry a sheep towards an unknown destination. Choreographer Peter Groom explores what it is to be lost in this striking short dance film shot in County Durham.'
Herd is a short dance film commissioned by Random Acts North and Tyneside Cinema supported by Arts Council England, Created with Amelia Prett. The film premiered on Channel 4 as part of the Random Acts series in September 2017 and is now available online here. The film is also currently playing throughout the UK as part of the PLAYBACK Exhibition and will tour to Leeds, Leicester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Worcester and Swindon, culminating in a festival at the ICA London in March 2018.
Want to hear more about the making of Herd , check out our blog on the Random Acts website here.