Dance as a political force for a dance troupe of girls, dance as a way of resisting the surveillance state, dance as a means of liberation on the cliffs of Ireland. BODY TALK even takes a look from the future back into the past through choreographies, animation, and documentary films, laying bare an energetic moment: Physical contact as the highest form of physicality.
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clement cogitore // France // 2017 // 05:26 min
Krump is a street dance popularized in Los Angeles focusing on energetic dance battles or sessions. This film brings together and juxtaposes urban culture with music by Rameau at the same time.
Marites Carino // Canada // 2018 // 15:00 min
What happens when you take a blind date literally? The people here are blindfolded and can only explore the other person with their hands.
Kristóf Deák // Hungary // 2018 // 19:43 min
If machines are going to replace people in their jobs, then they have to resort to creative means in order to prevent it from happening.
Veronica Solomon // Germany // 2018 // 06:06 min
What roles and styles do we assume and how do we express ourselves in order to impress other people? A metaphor of self-expression through dance.
Marites Carino // Canada // 2018 // 06:45 min
Transformation and the multilayered, complex nature of existence, expressed through origami shapes.
Olivia Kastebring / Julia Gumpert / Ulrika Bandeira // Sweden // 2018 // 17:30 min
Their thought-provoking performances deconstruct the relationship between subject and object.
Clotilde Rullaud // France // 2018 // 06:46 min
A desert, five women dressed in black, and a mystical choreography.