Cinedans - SHORTS 4: Everybody Dances
Dance is everywhere in this programme featuring performances at unusual locations — often by unexpected dancers.
DET SKAL DANSES VÆK
DK/NO | 2014 | 5’ - première NL, REGISSEUR MAIA SØRENSEN CHOREOGRAAF SIGURD JOHAN HEIDE
A boy sees visions of his classmates dancing in his school — in the hallways, on the staircase, under tables and in the washrooms.
METHOD OF LOCI
DE | 2013 | 3’, REGISSEUR RAY DEMSKI, AUDREY BERGERON CHOREOGRAAF AUDREY BERGERON
A man takes a virtual journey inside his head in this poetic evocation of the ancient memory palace technique.
US | 2014 | 10’ - première, REGISSEUR JEREMY MOSS CHOREOGRAAF PAMELA VAIL
Measured camera positions on concentric circles dissect and engage with a solo performer’s movements. Suddenly the figure unravels and weaves freely, abandoning all formalistic restrictions.
NL | 2014 | 6’ - première, REGISSEUR / CHOREOGRAAF LEO VAN EMDEN
A young man from Gaza is longing for freedom, but where do you go if you can't get out and even the sea turns away from you?
IT | 2014 | 1’ - première NL, REGISSEUR / CHOREOGRAAF AUGENBLICK
A tailor and his wife. A morning like any other; one customer after the other. Then she enters. A ménage à trois in one minute.
BLACK AND WHITE
DK | 2013 | 1’ - première NL, REGISSEUR JACOB STAGE CHOREOGRAAF KASPER RAVNHØJ
Lo-fi one-minute about a group of youths in a bunker.
COLOR WAR - SHAPE SHIFTING
UK | 2014 | 4’, REGISSEUR CRYSTAL MOSELLE
In this music video for synth-pop duo Color War, Crystell Moselle follows three teenage girl members of the American National Ballet on their afternoon off.
MINE ALL MINE
UK | 2014 | 3’, REGISSEUR TELL NO ONE CHOREOGRAAF PAOLO MANGIOLA
Dancers from Sadler’s Wells in London play a storybook game of tag wearing clothes by the likes of Prada, Louis Vuitton and Kenzo.
UK | 2014 | 4’, REGISSEUR REMY ARCHER CHOREOGRAAF COMPANY CIRCULUS
Captivating and explosive film with performances by the UK’s best circus artists.
NL | 2014 | 6’ - première, REGISSEUR SERGIO GRIDELLI CHOREOGRAAF ANDREA BEUGGER ISM DANSERS
Six dancers seek out confrontations with passers-by on the street.
US | 2014 | 4’ - première, REGISSEUR CHRISTOPHER VITIELLO CHOREOGRAAF HOLLYE BYNUM
A group of commuters waiting for the train spontaneously break into a synchronised dance – into organized chaos.
UK | 2014 | 8’ - première NL, REGISSEUR JEVAN CHOWDHURY
This cinematic response to the gathering of 47 of Armenia's best dancers is part of the Moving Cities series.
NL | 2014 | 4’ - première, REGISSEUR CHRIS DE KRIJGER CHOREOGRAAF ANDRÉ ‘DROSHA’ GREKHOV
A dancer awakens in a large, old building. He roams the house looking for a suitable space.