To Make Ends Meet
A FILM BY TIM WILSON
MUSIC BY FRODE HALTLI
First published in JWC on March 3, 2016.
VIDA SIMON is a visual artist whose work incorporates drawing, writing, found/hand-crafted objects, sound, and movement, combined to form site-responsive installations and performances. Collaborating and teaching are also integral parts of her practice. She lives in Montreal. (View Vida's site.)
TIM WILSON is a producer, host, and director in radio, television, film and digital media. A former host on National Public Radio, and of CBC’s Arts Report, Tim is a contributor to that network’s flagship documentary series, Ideas. His 2008 feature documentary Griefwalker, produced by the National Film Board of Canada, can be viewed free here. (View Tim's site.)
FRODE HALTLI is a Norwegian accordionist who draws from traditional sources, and is acknowledged as a leading figure in contemporary music. He frequently tours abroad and performs with major orchestras. This track is from his CD, Passing Images, on ECM Records. (View Frode's site.)