International Dance Film Festival "KINODANCE" in Ekaterinburg
20.11 - 29.11.2009
Program: [Interdisciplinary Experiences]
Place: Multiplex "Salut"
Curator: [Anna Pyankova]
Partners: Kannon Dance Center, Multiplex “Salut”, ProArte Institute
The program of the International festival “Kinodance” (St.Petersburg) presents the unity of dance and cinema art and consists of the outstanding and world-renowned dance films and video works with a specially ingenious image choreography. The genre of “kinodance” comprises such diverse forms as ballet-documentations, MTV clips, entrancing animation, performance art, parkour from the streets of Los Angeles, contemporary dance, Hollywood musicals and American avant-garde of the 1960s.
Ekaterinburg program includes 6 parts:
1)“Together: Director and Choreographer – New in Dance Film 2007-2008”
“Heroes for an Hour” by Christopher Harding & Mara Mattushka (AT), “Death Dance” by Robert Lepage (CA) & Pedro Pires, “Nora” by David Hinton (GB) & Alla Kovgan (RU).
2)“Retrospective of French Film Dance: Josephe Nadge”
Auto-biographical documentary “Joseph Nadge, the Last Landscape”, and dance-performance “Paso Doble” – collaboration between Nadge and sculptor Michel Borchelli – alive sculpture that has traveled around the globe.
3)“Director-Choreographer: New Works by Irgi Kilian and Vim Vandekeibus”
“Now and Then” by V. Vandekibus, «Car-men» by I.Kilian and B. P. Konen.
4)“Dancer’s Corner: Djok Soto (US)”
5)“Choreographer’s Corner: Alan Platel and William Foresight”
The story of creation of provocative and shocking dance performance “VSPRS” by Platel and his dancers, and choreographic work of the illustrious William Foresight.
6)“The Best from the Collection of the Kinodance festival 2001-2009”
The most peculiar and interesting works selected by the festival curators.