HIGHLIGHTS & VIDEOS: Music & Dance Festival – February 6, 2020

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
BEST FILM: SHIFT
BEST DANCE PERFORMERS: SONDER
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: LOOK OUT
BEST MUSIC: DUET NO. 4

Theme of night: Our True Instincts

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterTHE WEB OPERA Episode 3, 13min., USA, Music Short

festival posterLOOK OUT, 6min., USA, Experimental

festival posterFREE FALL, 3min., USA, Music Short

festival posterSOCIAL MEDIA BLUES, 4min., USA, Music Short

festival posterEVE, 4min., USA, Dance

festival posterSCREAMING SHAPES, 6min, USA, Dance

festival posterTAKE ME THERE, 3min., USA, Dance

festival posterHIS PARTY, 4min., USA, Dance

festival posterCOHORT 707, 6min., USA, Dance

festival posterDUET NO. 4, 3min., USA, Dance

festival posterSHIFT, 8min., USA, Dance

festival posterSONDER, 9min., USA, Dance

The 2nd festival in Los Angeles in 2020.
10 more festival events in 2020.

See you at the festivals.

– Matthew Toffolo

HIGHLIGHTS & VIDEOS: Experimental & Music & Dance Festival – January 23, 2020

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
BEST FILM: OUROBOROS
BEST MUSICAL FILM: MINSTREEL VS PUPPET
BEST DANCE FILM: BODY LANGUAGE
BEST ANIMATION: SOLDIER ONLINE
BEST MUSIC: OUR MEMES

Theme of night: Our True Instincts

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterMINSTREL VS PUPPET, 6min., USA, Experimental

festival posterONE TIME, 5min., USA, Music Video

festival posterBODY LANGUAGE, 5min., Netherlands, Dance

festival posterBALDWIN’S PROPHECY, 6min., USA, Experimental

festival posterSILVAN, 3min., France, Music Video

festival posterOUR MEMES, 5min., Malaysia, Music Video

festival posterCHROMATIC VARIATIONS, 3min., Canada, Dance

festival posterOUROBOROS, 8min., USA, Dance

festival posterWALKSCAPE, 5min., Portugal, Experimental/Documentary

festival posterONCE AN ANGEL, 2min., USA, Experimental

festival posterSTANDING AS ONE, 4min., Music Video/Dance

festival posterSOLDIER ONLINE, 5min., USA, Music Video

festival posterFURNACE OF THE BIRDS, 3min., Animation/Experimental

festival posterRED OMEN – ED ROMAN, 4min., USA, Animation/Music

The 3rd festival in Toronto in 2020.
29 more festival events in 2020.

See you at the festivals.

– Matthew Toffolo

Soldier Online Short Film, Audience Feedback from Jan. 2019 Experimental Festival

SOLDIER ONLINE, 5min., USA, Music Video

Directed by John J.A. Jannone

Official music video for Old Robes (Subtle Soup Records) “Soldier Online” from the album The Spider and the Spectator.

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Ouroboros Short Film, Audience Feedback from Jan. 2019 Experimental Festival

OUROBOROS, 8min., USA, Dance

Directed by Emma Keehan

One masked dancer threatens the cycle of pursued acceptance met by authoritative rejection when part of her facade falls away and she can truly see.

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Our Memes Short Film, Audience Feedback from Jan. 2019 Experimental Festival

OUR MEMES, 5min., Malaysia, Music Video

Directed by Namewee

A mash-up of various of internet memes into this music video.

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Baldwins Prophecy Short Film, Audience Feedback from Jan. 2019 Experimental Festival

BALDWIN’S PROPHECY, 6min., USA, Experimental

Directed by Richard Louissaint

A young woman’s walk to meet a date unexpectedly takes her to a place where dance, James Baldwin and protest meet.

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Body Language Short Film, Audience Feedback from Jan. 2019 Experimental Festival

BODY LANGUAGE, 5min., Netherlands, Dance

Directed by Anouk Brouwer

The philosophical fashion short film consists of three sceneries, in which the protagonist finds herself in three different environments, ultimately affecting the manner in which she moves her body.

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