Item Details

Torse [electronic resource]

film production by Niels Melo ; direction and editing by Charles Atlas ; choreography by Merce Cunningham
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
A modern dance performance utilizing the split screen method which permits the viewer to see the movement from two different aspects at the same time. The right and left screen versions have been optically printed onto one film. There are five basic positions utilized - upright, arch, twist, tilt and curve. All aspects of the continuity were chance-determined: the sequence of phrases, the number of things happening at once, and the number of dancers involved in a given phrase.
Director
Charles Atlas
Release Date
1977
Run Time
56 min.
Language
English
Notes
Previously released on DVD.
Series
Dance in Video
Published
[S.l.] : Cunningham Dance Foundation, 1978, p1977.
Access Restriction
Access restricted to subscribers.
Onsite access (at SLQ, South Bank) + offsite access for e-services members and Queensland public library (QPL) account.
Description
1 online resource (56 min.)
Technical Details
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