Her womb was a beautiful garden (2021)
Film, costume, set and sound by Sylke van der Heiden
Starring Ellen Pearson
Cinematography by Sam G Jones
Vocals by Marina Fabris
Voiceover by Jessica Timbs
Thanks to Thea Christy Parker
Sylke van der Heiden uses film, set and costume to reinterpret biblical and mythological stories from a female perspective. Her womb was a beautiful garden explores the relationship between the Serpent and Eve.
'No longer it was Goddess and God, but Goddess and Serpent. And the Goddesses womb was a garden of paradise in which the Serpent lived.'