HYPRA Short Film, Audience FEEDBACK from Experimental Festival March 2019

Directed by Tim Jockel

HYPRA explores the relationship between dance and digital art.
The dancers energetic expressions take the viewer on an accelerating journey while evolving light visuals react, intersect or reflect back on his movement.

Director Biography – Tim Jockel (HYPRA)

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Tim Jockel is a Berlin based director and visual artist. Tim’s artwork deals with unseen relationships of shapes, structures and the process of transformation. He has a background in traditional graphic design and his fascination for typography, abstract forms and generative systems affects his approach to motion graphics and film.

About Majid Kessab:
Majid Kessab is the reigning Hip Hop World Champion (Juste Debout 2014 & 2017) and winner of Germany’s Got to Dance 2014.

Known under his alias MAGILLA, Majid is a self-taught, well-established Hip Hop and freestyle dancer, and successful choreographer.

Since 2009 Majid has been successfully participating in prestigious battle events – such as Juste Debout (Paris), World Dance Colosseum (Tokyo), Dance@Live World Cup Final (Taipei), Cercle Underground (Paris) or Funkin Stylez (Berlin).

Director Statement


With this experimental film I wanted to create a unique symbiosis of music, dance and digital art. Everything except the dancer is created with CGI, which gave me the flexibility to explore the relationship between movement and visuals.