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Palissimo: Weddings & Beheadings

Jared Frank, USA, 2009

A video of excerpts from Palissimo’s psychosexual show, “Weddings & Beheadings”, Jared Frank boils the live performance down to a minute and a half. Continue reading

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Hunter

Marianne Delehanty, USA, 2009

This student work, while ostensibly a dance-drama about escaping from vampires, is intended as an allegory, depicting the struggle to break free from conformists. Continue reading

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UP WAKE

Natasha Tsakos, Switzerland/USA, 2007

This is a promotional video for UP WAKE, a solo performance created and developed by Natasha Tsakos. The performance takes place on a bare stage with a single actor, but a larger world is suggested through inventive uses of CGI and synchronized sound effects. Continue reading

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PROJECT WEBCAMDANCE: PIEZA PARA ESPALDA Y ROSTRO / PIECE FOR BACK AND FACE

Alejandra Ceri, Argentina, 2007

In this intimate video, Alejandra Ceri divorces body parts from their spatiotemporal sequencing, focusing on close-ups of individual body parts. The video creates a sense of motion with the play of light on skin. Continue reading

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snow

Tori Sparks, USA, 2008

Twin dark angels on a snowy stark landscape perform against a backdrop of punk music. Choreographer Tori Sparks explores the concept of strength in numbers that battles the need for individual freedon. Continue reading

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Cracks in the Wall

Lily Sloan, USA, 2009

This student short explores the mundane and monotonous nature of a living space. Choreographer and dancer Lily Sloan uses camerawork to highlight the subtleties and repetition of daily life. Continue reading

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UMOVE Online VideoDance Festival beginning October 1st!

Bringing our Videodance Film Festival directly to your computer, lap top, and mobile phone! At the festival link (movetheframe.com) audiences can view the selected program and browse the complete catalogue of over 50 festival submissions. Attend the Launch party in NYC October 4th and celebrate these artists. Enjoy an evening of music, dance performances, and selected dance films during our 7:30 and 9:30 screenings.

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