Movements

Thursday, April 12, 3:00 PM

dizzzydreamer
Director; Megan Jedrysiak/Jackson Ammenheuser
Experimental
4 minutes
USA

Bodies become alien as they drift off into a space that is not all their own.

Exile
Director: Sylvia Borges
Experimental
5 minutes
Germany

An experimental dance film illustrates the trauma of losing home and being lost in a new world made of glass and steel.

Vanitas
Director: Vinícius Cardoso
Experimental
6 minutes
Brazil

Pondering about death is, paradoxically, pondering about life and the “temptations.” There is no end. This is the drama.

In search of lost time
Director: Marta Renzi
Experimental
9 minutes
USA

A man and a woman inhabit the same surreal location though not, apparently, at the same time.

Twilight Dancers
Director: Paola Marino/Theola Ross
Documentary
16 minutes
Canada

A group of Indigenous youth share their stories to try to overcome the trauma from the recent suicide epidemic.

Hallowstide
Director: Steve Socki
Experimental
5 minutes
USA

Dreamy, haunting forms transform, then ascend into a new spiritual world.

Strangers
Director: Eve Duhamel/Julien Vallee
Experimental
4 minutes
Canada

Nine characters evolve in the same space in a complex choreography of interlaced paths.

The Children of SurahAmma
Director: LI MA
Documentary
9 minutes
Israel

In the beginning there was a cave and a great stone was upon the cave’s mouth. Behind the stone, lay trapped the great mother.

Emptying, to Make Room for Overflowing
Director: Hannah Raye White
Experimental
6 minutes
USA

What if there are really gleaming cities hung upside-down over the desert sand?

Goodbye, Brooklyn
Director: Daniel Jaffe
Narrative
9 minutes
USA

Struggling with New York living, Dana Schapiro decides to move, saying goodbye to a neighborhood that can barely remember who she is….

Blindly Dancing
Director: Fabio Palmieri
Documentary
9 minutes
Italy

A blind professional dancer founded the Blindly Dancing Association in 2013, teaching dance in the dark to everyone.

Another Winter
Director: Francisco Javier Gomez Pinteno
10 minutes
Spain

A couple celebrates their tenth anniversary by a deep retrospective exercise, a dialectical, sincere and bare confrontation, renewing desires, passions and feelings towards another winter together …

Posted in Competition 2018, Shorts