I SWEAR I SAW THIS is a performance collective that experiments with fact and fiction, live and recorded media, theatre and documentary. We draw on a range of disciplines including photography, musical composition, ethnography, translation, urban planning & oneirology.

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Louis Rogers is a writer and director who works with live and recorded media. His work for I Swear I Saw This includes Two-Body Problem (2018), Fen (2017), and Mnemonic (2016). His film work includes Cesare (Three Wheel Drive Festival 2017). He is a member of the Multimedia Anthropology Lab at UCL.

Martha skye Murphy is an actor and singer-songwriter. She provided vocals for John Hillcoat’s The Proposition (2005) and featured on Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds’ Push the Sky Away and the respective tour. Her debut EP Heroides (Slow Dance Records, Big Score Records) was released in 2018. Her latest single Black Eye (2019) was recorded with 4AD.  Theatre credits include Two-Body Problem (Old Red Lion Theatre, 2018) and Fen (ADC Theatre, 2017). Film credits include Colour Fields (Channel 4, 2018). 

frank martin 's work as a producer includes Two-Body Problem and the Marlowe Society. His photography and reporting have been published in Huck, The Calvert Journal, and Midfield Generalities. He was cinematographer on Fen (2017) and studied filmmaking at USC.


Photos & reporting from Polotsk, Belraus by Frank Martin in The Calvert Journal

An immersive audio dreamscape of Martha Skye Murphy's music, via Lucent