Renewal is a reflection on art and environmental action. The film profiles a group of dancers – the Vertigo Dance Company – in their pioneering Eco-Arts village on the outskirts of Jerusalem. The film explores Vertigo’s unique, accessible methods of green living.
Renewal features captivating scenes of the Vertigo company in performance and rehearsals, and in their ecological pursuits including gray water recycling and permaculture. The process of becoming more sustainable forces these dancers to reconsider their art, their values, and their place in the world.