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Self Examination
psycho-physiological effects of horror, 2009

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Self Examination is an interactive installation and performance, which reveals selected audience members' extreme reactions to watching a horror film.

Self Examination premiered at Broadway Cinema's Mayhem Horror Film Festival in Nottingham in 2009. Psycho-physiological signals, such as heart rate, sweat response and facial expressions, were captured and projected real-time outside the auditorium to reveal what lies within...

Supported by Arts Council England and Horizon Digital Economy Research Hub.

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chair designed and poduced with George Tomlinson
chair designed and poduced with George Tomlinson
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