Private Project

One + One Make Three

This experimental film, directed by Katherine Helen Fisher of Safety Third Productions, takes audiences behind the scenes, into the studio, and into the air with acclaimed disability arts ensemble Kinetic Light as they create Wired, an aerial dance work. In the film, dancers partner, spin, and soar as they reflect on art, dance, and disability as a creative force.

  • Katherine Helen Fisher
  • Shimmy Boyle
  • Safety Third Productions
  • Jerron Herman
    Key Cast
  • Laurel Lawson
    Key Cast
  • Alice Sheppard
    Key Cast
  • Vanessa Gould
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Experimental, Other
  • Runtime:
    27 minutes 36 seconds
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • All Arts Festival: Past Present Future

    United States
    May 11, 2021
    WNET All Arts TV and online
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Director Biography - Katherine Helen Fisher

Katherine Helen Fisher is director of Safety Third, a company creating movement-based new media.

Katherine danced with The Lucinda Childs Dance Company and has also performed with MOMIX, ODC San Francisco, the Merce Cunningham Trust and the Mark Morris Dance Group among others. She was an ensemble member of the Philip Glass opera Einstein On The Beach directed by Robert Wilson.

Kate has movement directed for Radiohead and Rufus Wainwright and directed branded content for Hermès, Microsoft and others. Her work has been featured by the New York Times, the Smithsonian, Georgia Tech, the Palm Springs Art Museum, La Menagerie de Verre in Paris, Danspace Project, Judson Memorial Church, Art Basil Switzerland and The Hammer Museum. Her participatory performance garment, Le Monstre, won a Jury Prize for Best Paper at The 21st International Symposium on Wearable Computers. Her film, CEILING won an award at The San Francisco Dance Film Festival.

She holds a BFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, is a professor of Dance and New Media at the Peabody Conservatory and is currently earning her MFA in Dance at Sarah Lawrence College. Katherine is proud parent to one year old Frances Leigh.

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