Solstice Sol Invictus
Light, hope, faith – regeneration and solar time.
As the unconquered sun rises from the winter solstice, it also descends from the summer solstice to winter again; moving through two parallel equinoxes.
This poetry film is part of a series: Winter Solstice, Solstice (Winter and Summer) and Summer Solstice for The Book of Hours poetry film project by Lucy English.
Poets: Lucy English and Sarah Tremlett
Director: Sarah Tremlett
Editor: James Symonds
Voices: Lucy English, Helmie Stil and Sarah Tremlett
Music: ‘Song for Athene’ from Flights of Angels, Prior Park College Chapel Choir, Quest Music UK, 1998.
Video footage: Christopher Huppertz; re-edited and licensed under creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/