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Video: Weather Words

“Words act as compass,” Robert Macfarlane suggests, “place speech serves literally to enchant the land; to sing it back into being and to sing one’s being back into it.” This is the opening monologue for the track, Weather Words, made with composer Colin Riley as part of the In Place project.

Director: Adam Scovell

Writer: Robert Macfarlane

Composer: Colin Riley

Voice, modeling, costume: Rosalind Jana

For the director’s discussion of the making of this film, click here.

Running time: 9:45

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