Cinedans - Shorts 3

Selection of the best short dance films that are competing for the Cinedand Awards and the Audience Award.

VECINAS | BE | 2015 | 11’ [première NL]

Director/Choreographer: NATALIA SARDI

Two lonely women are brought together by the laws of magnetic attraction. A disturbing film, shot on 16mm.

SIX SOLOS | CN/UK | 2016 | 7’ [première NL]

Director: SIMON FILDES - Choreographer: SANG JIJIA

The movements of six solo dancers are combined into one single choreography by means of editing.

WE NO LONGER WAIT FOR THE BARBARIANS | IT | 2016 | 8’

Director: ALAIN EL SAKHAWI - Choreographer: ALAIN EL SAKHAWI, VALERIA ZAMPARDI

A man, a woman and an outsider… a red phone and a banana peel. An absurd and surrealist story about power and longing.

CARGO | DE | 2017 | 4’ [première NL]

Director/Choreographer: JASMINE ELLIS

Five people are playing with reality in a cargo lift. The camera is the witness. An intriguing one-shot dance film that questions the reality of everyday life.

HOME | NL | 2018 | 8’ [première]

Director/Choreographer: MILOUSHKA BOKMA

The endless stream of photographs of refugees that we see on a daily basis is the inspiration for the newest work of photographer and video artist Miloushka Bokma.

DANCE A MEASURE | NL | 2017 | 4’

Director: ROMAN VILLEVOYE - Choreographer: STEFAN ERNST

Two dancers from SALLY Dance Company Maastricht fight over the contents of one bag. A short fashion film, inspired by martial arts films from Hong Kong.

SHAI | NL | 2017 | 22’

Director: SHUETI - Choreographer: SHAILESH BAHORAN

Hiphop dancer and choreographer Shailesh Bahoran draws inspiration from his Hindustani roots. How does he relate to his past and the possibilities of the future?

(Cinedans)