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Claudia Chan Tak

Moi, petite Malgache-Chinoise

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
December 9-10 décembre 2016
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary, Dancefilm, Multidisciplinary

The Art of Colour .Dance

Reflecting on the process of choreographing with a mood in mind, filming and then finding a specific colour to match, dancer and choreographer Ming-Bo Lam told The Dance Current, “We would shift shades just slightly to see how closely we could pair a visual with the emotional experience.”

The Art of Colour .Dance

Intentionally minimalist cinematography draws attention to the feeling and less on defining the specifics of the relationship between dancers in dancefilm by Ming-Bo Lam and Christian Peterson.

The Art of Colour .Dance

Inspired by Bauhaus artist Johannes Itten’s book The Art of Color, dancer and choreographer Ming-Bo Lam and director and cinematographer Christian Peterson forged a collaboration that investigates the book’s theories as applied to movement in The Art of Colour .Dance (TAOC.D).

Danced Reality of Black America

A call to compassion and call to action in artful dancefilm directed and danced by Jon Boogz with Lil Buck

deliverance

Toronto dancer and choreographer Shawn Bracke just released deliverance, a dancefilm inspired by the smoke and mirrors that personas on social media have become.

Documentary Dance Film Series Dance for Life

The new documentary dance film series Dance for Life features a range of contemporary dancers in Toronto who have being either a newcomer or first generation Canadian in common. The series shares their sacrifice, struggle and success.

CASCADIA Dance & Cinema Festival in Vancouver

This teaser of PAS by Canadian Aléas Films is just a hint of some of what will be on offer at the CASCADIA Dance & Cinema Festival.

Mile Zero Dance

REELING: Dance on Screen

Screening | Visionnement

Edmonton AB
December 15, 2016-31 janvier 2017
Dancefilm, Contemporary

Chimera

Chimera, an energetic, kaleidoscopic dancefilm written and directed by Paris-based filmmaker Steven Briand, is inspired by the chimera, a mythological hybrid of a lion, goat and snake.

 
360 Dance

Border Crossings

By Philip Szporer

In late April, I was an invited guest at the Northwest Network of Dance Festivals. The network brings together five major international dance festivals, located in three different states of the northwest region of Mexico: Sonora, Sinaloa and Baja California. Over a period of two weeks, I presented a talk on the development of Canadian video-dance entitled “Northern Exposures.”

Prescriptions

Prescriptions is the latest art-meets-dance collaboration between ibiki.co founder Jonah Leslie and Compagnie Marie Chouinard dancer Paige Culley.

 

Burnwater Film Screening & Sneak Peek

Screening | Visionnement

Halifax NS
May 28 mai 2016
7:30 | 19:30
Dancefilm, Contemporary

 
Veronica Tennant

From the Video Vault: A Series of Canadian Dance Film & Video Classics

Screening | Visionnement

Toronto ON
May 9 mai 2016
7:00 | 19:00
Contemporary, Dancefilm

 
On the Ground

Going Dutch

By Philip Szporer

The Amsterdam-based Cinedans is where festival programmers and filmmakers, as well as commissioning editors and producers, from around the world converge. It’s a must-go-to international festival for dance, film and media.

L O N E L Y L O N E L Y

L O N E L Y L O N E L Y is a short dancefilm featuring Francesca Chudnoff and Lukas Malkowski.

Dance Video Collection Project

Dance teacher turned filmmaker features youth in hip hop concept films.

Dance with Them

Dance with Them directed by Béatriz Mediavilla is one of five Canadian dance documentaries and films featured at this year’s Dance on Camera Festival in New York City.

 
Dancers' Studio West

An Evening of Dance on Film

Screening | Visionnement

Calgary AB
February 20 février 2016
7:00 | 19:00
Dancefilm

PAINTED and Brief Candle

PAINTED is the first in what will be a trilogy of dancefilms about “our tug-of-war with wilderness,” according to Montréal writer and film director Duncan McDowall.

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