Conception and Direction: Mustafa Kaplan, Filiz Sızanlı
Interpretation & Artistic Collaboration: Kerem Gelebek, Loup Abramovici, Cevdet Erek, Erki de Vries, Filiz Sızanlı, Mustafa Kaplan
Sound & Music: Cevdet Erek
Senography: Erki de Vries
Dramaturgy: Gurur Ertem
Light Design: Erki de Vries & Yuksel Aymaz

Co-production: Linz 2009 European Capital of Culture, Festival Montpellier Danse 2009 & 0090 Kunsten Festival
Supporters: Dans le cadre de la Saison de la Turquie en France, juillet 2009 – mars 2010 « Turquie et merveilles », Productiehuis Rotterdam & De Singel Internationale Kunstcampus

Special Thanks to Yelin Bilgin, Sinan Kestelli, Tugay Başar, Timuçin Gürer, CULTURESCAPES-Türkei, Istanbul Bilgi University - Performing Arts Track & garajistanbul.
Premier: February 2009, De Singel, BELGIUM

50 min.

Taldans’ collaborative new work appears as a puncture in time, carving affirmations as well as disjunctions within a series of reversible threads woven into image and vision, sound and voice, function and operation. It invites a playful anticipation of where it will leak towards through the silent yet potent cracks, fissures, and defects forged within a seemingly seamless system.

Is this an antique clockwork that needs constant winding? Is this a low-tech game from the Atari generation? What kind of a unity is trying to be formed by the coming together of such unusual singularities?

Dokuman redefines instrument and instrumentality in its modular landscape where functions create forms and transitory environments.

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