Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification

dir. Barbara McCullough

TIFF Cinematheque - Black History Month

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Made in collaboration with performer Yolanda Vidato, Water Ritual #1 examines Black women's ongoing struggle for spiritual and psychological space through a series of symbolic, improvisational acts that reclaim sites of urban blight as consecrated ground.
Preservation funded with a grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation's Avant-Garde Masters Grant Program funded by The Film Foundation.