Conceived and created by Devin McDermott and Ethan Folk.
Movement created and performed by Devin McDermott.
Filmed and edited by Ethan Folk.
Score: Rolled Together - The Antlers
Many, many thanks to Ryan Law, Jessica Robinson, Sarah Jo Ward, Alice Gosti, and Darcey Zoller.
Famadihana is a funerary tradition of the Malagasy people in Madagascar. Known as the turning of the bones, people bring forth the bodies of their ancestors from the family crypts and rewrap them in fresh cloth, then dance with the corpses around the tomb to live music.