In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, ceremonial and natural sounds meet creative movement. An exploration of connection without words in a time of social distancing. Project Links Website Instagram
Cold Storage is a short dance film that pays homage to the virtuosic physical performances and melancholy comedy of the classic silent screen. On a desolate arctic shore, a lonely fisherman discovers his prehistoric counterpart frozen in the ice, and thaws him out as his newfound soul brother.
A love poem by Ernst Jandl is the basis for a musical “Tête-à-tête” between a Dresden woman and a Martian. In a rental car it comes fast to a rushing love scene, which ends in total chaos in the environment of a violent Monday demo. Project Links Website News & Reviews “Jandl ist wie… Continue reading Short Film: DER UND DIE, 9min., Germany, Experimental/Animation
This documentary explores the trauma and emotional aftermath experienced by sexual assault survivor advocate Barbara Handel through poetic and performative reenactments.
In a 2030s small town bitterly divided over who belongs, a young Muslim-American woman puts herself at risk when she shares her private, digitized memories with strangers, challenging the status quo in the hope that empathy will triumph over hate. “American Quartet, through innovative storytelling and without speaking a word, poignantly communicates the future of… Continue reading Short Film: AMERICAN QUARTET, 9min., USA, Music
Sonder: n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that continues invisibly around you like an anthill sprawling deep underground, with elaborate passageways to thousands of other lives that you’ll never know existed.… Continue reading Short Film: SONDER, 9min., USA, Dance
Takako Vs. Nine Lives is screen dance that uses a hybrid dance language and multiple camera perspectives to create parodic feminist interpretation of a three act balletic pas de deux/ three round wrestling match. The choreography, performed to an original score, draws upon vocabulary and aesthetic imagery from professional wrestling, classical ballet, comic books and… Continue reading Short Film: TAKAKO VS NINE LIVES, 9min., USA, Dance
Six black women dancers interpret the struggles of racism and police brutality through there movements. Project Links Facebook News & Reviews “MOVIE PREMIERE: Six dancers interpret the struggles of racism and police brutality through movement in this short film” AFROPUNK http://afropunk.com/2018/07/movie-premiere-black-lives-m
An Iranian immigrant confronts his American self. Project Title (Original Language): تضاد هويتى Film Type: Experimental, Short, Student Runtime: 8 minutes 44 seconds Completion Date: September 1, 2017 Country of Origin: United States Country of Filming: United States Shooting Format: RED Aspect Ratio: 1.85 Film Color: Color