Trilogy: Song of Songs

Lo-band U‑matic video, 12 minutes, English

A DVD with German subti­tles edited by Rainer Nelissen was produced in 2009, German trans­la­tion, Tanya Ury & Amin Farzanefar.

Price of each DVD: 50 Euros

Trailer 2:20 minutes

Trilogy – a collec­tion of works:

To the love poetry of the Song of Solomon, Song of Songs visu­ally depicts the passage of a young woman into matri­mony. The creative use of food metaphor­i­cally describes the submer­sion of her person­ality in marriage.


Direc­tion, Script, Edit: Tanya Ury

Camera: Goeff Stocker, Tanya Ury

Actors: Sam Parks, Catherine Kilcoyne, Eilla Gold­hahn, Chris Pig

Music: Ravel, Piano Concerto in G, Adagio Assai,

You are my Every­thing”, Al Bowlly, Roy Fox & Band, UK 1932

Quota­tions: The Song of Songs, The New English Bible, Oxford Univer­sity Press, 1971

Trailer 2:20 minutes

Presen­ta­tion (Trilogy)

1988 Lilith, BP EXPO (GB)

1988 Lilith, Passion Play, Song of Songs, Exeter Art Centre (GB)

1988 Lilith, Passion Play, Song of Songs, AVE Video Festival, Arnhem, (NL)

1990 Lilith, London Film Festival (GB)

1990 Song of Songs. Women in Profile Glasgow (GB)

1990 Lilith, VIP FILM 8 Berlin (D)

1991 – 92 Lilith, Passion Play, Song of Songs, Sheffield resi­dency screen­ings (GB)

2009 (11.9) Tanya Ury, solo event Bitter-Sweet”, early video works, 8 pm, Bühne der Kulturen (Stages of Diver­sity), Cologne (D)


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