Happy Ending

Happy Ending

In 1997 magician/psychic, Uri Geller tried to help Second Division football club Exeter City win a crucial end of season game by placing “energy-infused” crystals behind the goals at Exeter’s ground (Exeter lost the game 5–1). Although made famous by his spoon-bending theatrics throughout the 1970’s and 80’s, Geller was unable however to ever successfully bend a fork.

Both the convex and concave complexity of the bent spoon is explored as a reflection of the duplicitous ambiguity of Geller; the fine line between artist and conman in a post-truth world.

What is the fine line between artist and conman in a post-truth world?

Program Info

Director: Ryan Renshaw

Choreographer: Jack Lister

Australia, 2018 - 4 minutes

Genre: Short

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