Cinedans - Shorts 6
Selection of the best short dance films that are competing for the Cinedand Awards and the Audience Award.
RECYCLE PROJECT | TW | 2016 | 10’ [première NL]
Director/Choreographer: HSIAO YIN PENG
The PET bottle and humans seem to be bound to each other. Disorder is the consequence. Do we allow ourselves to be buried under garbage or do we keep striving for our humanity?
C'EST MOI | IT | 2017 | 1’ [première NL]
Director: Susanna Della Sala - Choreographer: Andrea Josè Di Pasquale
Winner of Cinedans Mention at the seventh edition of La danza in 1 minuto of Italy’s Coorpi: a one-minute dance film competition open to dancers, performers, video makers and sound designers.
THE WICKED PUPPETEER | NL | 2017 | 2’ [premiere]
Director: STEPHANIE PISTEL - Choreographer: JUANJO ARQUĖS
Just like a puppeteer can bring an inert object to life, the Wicked Puppeteer reduces a living being to a doll. Performed by Daniël Camargo, solo dancer at the Nationale Ballet.
THEY KEEP DISAPPEARING | CH | 2016 | 26’ [première NL]
Director: ANNALENA FRÖHLICH - Choreographer: ANNALENA FRÖHLICH, NINA STADLER
Seven people are staying in a remote hotel. Time seems to stand still. A surrealist relationship drama where all efforts to grow closer together seem to be doomed.
THE BATTLE | AU | 2015 | 3’
Director: SOPHIE HEXTER, POPPY WALKER
Kayah Guenther is born with Trisomy 21. Looking for his place in the world, he narrates his story through dance. A highly stylised and deeply evocative portrait.
DON’T FIGHT IT | CA | 2017 | 6’ [première NL]
Director: EVE LECLAIR - Choreographer: EVE LECLAIR, LEFEBVRE SIMON-XAVIER
A man and a woman get to know each other in a playful manner. What starts as an innocent game soon becomes dangerous.
CIRCUS DEBERE BERHAN | PT/DE/ET/AT | 2015 | 11’
Director: LUKAS BERGER - Choreographer: TEKLU ASHAGIR
The Ethiopian Circus Debere Berhan is going on world tour. Along their journey through beautiful landscapes and accompanied by captivating sounds, the artists perform their acts.