1933 - a young German refugee re-invents herself as Gerda Taro, discovers the wonder of photography and falls in love with a fellow refugee, who teaches her ‘If your pictures aren't good enough, you aren't close enough’. Together, they venture to the Spanish Civil War, capturing the tyranny of fascism through pioneering, frontline photo journalism.
He would go on to receive international recognition, as the iconic war photographer Robert Capa; she would be forgotten.
Using innovative staging, physicality and multimedia, Idle Motion piece together the life of an exceptional woman, glimpsed through the lost photographs she risked her life to take.
Tickets £12.00 Concessions £10.00 Group Bookings £7.50
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