A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed an old woman; she starts trying to maintain her public image.
"EVELYN: Four Bodies, One Life" is an interdisciplinary film by Ensemble InterTwining bridging dance, poetry and song. It explores the life of one person through four different incarnations in the pursuit of self-discovery. Filmed at Swannanoa Mansion, Evelyn traces their fluid sense of self through the house’s timeworn, ornate rooms, reckoning past and future.The evening begins with live music, poetry and dance. Collaborating artists include Konstantin Kulakov, Eugene Simonov, Chris Burnside, and Robbie Kinter.