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Zero Degrees

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"Following worldwide acclaim since its premiere at Sadler's Wells in July 2005, "Zero Degrees" is a multi award-winning collaboration between four of today's most respected artists. The ground-breaking production unites celebrated Moroccan-Flemish dancer-choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Akram Khan - renowned for developing his own 'contemporary kathak' style, composer/producer Nitin Sawhney, and sculptor Antony Gormley who contributed to the staging with two life-size casts of the dancers."--Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Yolanda and the Thief

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A con man and his partner, on the lam from U.S. authorities in a fictional South American country, pick a beautiful, rich, young heiress as their meal ticket and source of future wealth. However, the con man falls in love with the young woman, forcing him to choose between easy money and her love. Includes the original theatrical trailer.
DVD
2011; 1945
Clemons (Stacks)
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Inspired by Bach Vol. 2 Cello Suites No. 3 & 4: Falling Down Stairs ; Sarabande

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Presents cellist Yo-Yo Ma in artistic collaborations with choreographer Mark Morris and filmmaker Atom Egoyan, each involving one of Bach's six unaccompanied Cello suites.; Falling down stairs: Cellist Yo-Yo Ma embarks on an intense year-long collaboration with choreographer Mark Morris, which culminates in a performance, conceived especially for film, of J.S. Bach's 3rd suite for unaccompanied cello as interpreted by Yo-Yo Ma and the 14-member Mark Morris Dance Group. The film follows Mark and Yo-Yo from city to city, documenting their collaborations with intimacy, humour and candor. We see the first meeting of Mark and Yo-Yo as they set down the rules of this most unusual creative experiment; we see Mark struggling to overcome a creative block as he builds new choreography; we see [...]
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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Eiko and Koma [electronic resource]: Land : Speaking of Dance

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Interviews with choreographers and modern dance artists, Eiko and Koma in which they speak about their creative process and the creation of "Land." The full-length piece, "Land," is restaged for the camera.
Online
1995
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Old Country [electronic resource]

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Video version of a dance work originally created for the stage, about a Jewish immigrant in Canada and his memories of losing his family in the Holocaust.
Online
2004
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Cynthia Oliver [electronic resource]

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This program provides an overview of Oliver's work and includes excerpts from some of her pieces. A segment from an interview with the choreographer/performer is also featured.
Online
1997; 1995
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Hothouse - a Showcase of Works of Improvisation [electronic resource]

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A compilation of Performance Space 122 live recordings of improvisational dance and music pieces by performance artists.
Online
1997; 1996
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Jeannie Hutchins [electronic resource]

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Jeannie Hutchins - Excerpt from a dance/performance/music work written and choreographed by Jeannie Hutchins entitled "Laugh Till I Thought I'd Die" which was presented at PS 122 in November 1997. A wry and humorous take on the preciousness of life that combines theater, dance, and song. Featuring Jeannie Hutchins and Ric Oquita. Plus excerpts from a revealing interview with the artist.
Online
1997
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Kenneth King's Writing in Motion [electronic resource]

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Offers a fascinating portrait of choreographer, dancer, philosopher and writer Kenneth King who pioneered investigations into combining dance and text in live performance in New York in the 1970s-90s. Featured are excerpts from a performance of dance solos and readings that marked the publication of King's "Writing in Motion": Body Language-Technology published by Wesleyan University Press presented at the Danspace Project in New York City in December 2002.
Online
2003
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Margarita Guergué [electronic resource]

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Margarita Guergue - excerpt from "De Flor" (literal translation "of, or about flowers") featuring choreography by Barcelona-born choreographer Margarita Guergué. Guergue and her company of 14 dancers plus a team of sound and visual designers explore the essence of "flower-hood" in this slow and gentle evocation of nature. With an excerpt from a interview with the artist
Online
1998
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Cage Cunningham [electronic resource]

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Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham.
Online
2007; 1991
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Merce by Merce by Paik [electronic resource]

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Collaboration between video artist Nam June Paik and modern dancer and choreographer Merce Cunningham. Cunningham performs two of his works, while Paik supplies electronic effects and clips. Merce by Merce by Paik is a two-part tribute to groundbreaking postmodern choreographer Merce Cunningham and avant-garde master Marcel Duchamp. Blue Studio: Five Segments is a stunning work of videodance by Merce Cunningham and his then filmmaker-in-residence, Charles Atlas. In Merce and Marcel, Nam June Paik and Shigeko Kubota create a densely textured video collage that links the two visionary artists.
Online
1973
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Torse [electronic resource]

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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.
Online
1978; 1977
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The Fiddle and the Drum [electronic resource]

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Legendary Canadian artist Joni Mitchell in collaboration with internationally acclaimed choreographer Jean Grand-Mâitre of the Alberta Ballet Company created "The Fiddle and The Drum", a special ballet that speaks volumes of Joni Mitchell's life-long concerns about environmental neglect and the warring nature of mankind. It is a celebration of the profoundly humanistic questions and testimonies that are expressed so poetically by Joni Mitchell, a world renowned poet.
Online
2007
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Olympic Dances [electronic resource]

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This documentary, produced by University of North Carolina Public Television, offers an insightful look at the work of these modern dance originals. Since their earliest days, Pilobolus has been astounding and confounding audiences around the world with their particular brand of modern dance. The documentary features interviews with two of the artistic directors, Alison Chase and Michael Tracy, and complete multi-camera versions of "Olympic Dances" (1997).
Online
1997
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Her Voice: A Collaborative Performance

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The performance is a powerful critique of war from a gender perspectives; based on a well known tale from Mahabharata, Hindu epic, portray the futility of war and the searing angst that violent conflict ignites in all human beings, especially women.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Rainforest

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"First performance by Merce Cunningham and Dance Company at the 2nd Buffalo Festival of the Arts, March 9, 1968." Merce Cunningham narrates and comments on his art.
Online
1979
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Deli Commedia

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A made-for-videotape dance work conceived as slapstick comedy. Followed by a brief interview with Cunningham on choreography for the camera.
Online
1985
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Coast Zone

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Cunningham and Atlas explore a new aspect of choreography in relation to the camera. The use of deep-focus, contrasting background figures with those in the foreground. The "videodance" was shot in the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City, where great spatial depth and camera mobility could enhance Cunningham's style of extended energetic dance.
Online
1983
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CRWDSPCR

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Looks at Merce Cunningham's choreographic methods and shows the dancers in his dance company working on CRWDSPCR. Features clips from the ballet, short interviews with participants (dancers, costume designer, composer); and choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Online
1996