What is free will in a highly technological society?
New Religion is a science fiction dance performance where artificial intelligence obtains a godlike authority.
Five dancers move inside a four-meter-tall labyrinth that constantly shifts form and dictates where the body moves.
It is a chilling, dystopian performance where technologies omnipresence challenges the concept of free will. The line between fiction and reality is blurred.
Festspillene i Nord-Norge seek innovative and bold art projects in all genres, and grant two stipends yearly. The young artist stipend provides an opportunity for young talents to develop their artistic ideas and to present their work as a premiere at Festspillene i Nord-Norge.