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The New Michaela DePrince Movie Is Going To Be Awesome

Many of us first fell in love with Michaela DePrince after seeing her onscreen. The 2011 Youth America Grand Prix documentary First Position captured …

Movies

Dance Film | Moment of Fever | M&N Dance Company

Moving Athens

The glorious folly of dance on film

In As You Like It, melancholy Jacques asserts: "I am for other than dancing measures." It's bewildering to discover that every Shakespeare play, including King Lear, ended with a jig, moving seamlessly from gouged-out eyeballs to cutting a caper. That closing dance expressed concord, delight, the …

Film (UK)

Movies that made moves: five of the best dance shows based on films

Christopher Wheeldon’s dance version of the 1951 MGM movie An American in Paris has opened – in the French capital, fittingly – and has become the Théâtre du Châtelet’s fastest-selling show. It seems crazy that the Gene Kelly musical hasn’t been seen on stage before (bar a 2008 “prequel” by the …

Film (UK)

The South Africa dance film making waves

South Africa has produced its first dance movie called Hear Me Move.

The film, which is a combination of local and US dance, has been screened in …

South Africa

Here's The Dance Opera That's Being Filmed Inside CERN's Large Hadron Collider

If Neil deGrasse Tyson's version of "Cosmos" hasn't convinced you of the beautiful drama hidden within the scientific community, perhaps this dance opera -- filmed inside CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Switzerland -- will twist your arm in the right direction.

The gorgeous film project, …

Physics

Three jailed in Russia for dance video filmed at Novorossiysk war memorial

A teenager has been jailed for 15 days and two other women for 10 days after they filmed themselves dancing near a second world war monument in the Russian city of Novorossiysk.

On Saturday, a district court in the Black Sea port city sentenced 18-year-old Margarita Radetskaya – who can be seen in …

Russia

It's good that dance-based films are being made: Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri, 47, has been judging dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" with Remo. "It is good that such (dance) films are made. Remo is doing good …

Film (India)

This Guy Filmed Himself Doing The Same Dance In 100 Different Locations

The best tour of Chicago ever!

The guy who filmed himself doing the same Napoleon Dynamite routine for 100 days straight is back! And this time he’s dancing all over the place!

Our boy Matt Bray is finally back, y’all!

He’s dancing in libraries and next to urinals! This kid is unstoppable.

And check out …

Napoleon Dynamite

10 Times Ballet Dancers Made Pop Music Videos So Much Better

Earlier this month, Irish singer-songwriter Hozier debuted his newest music video for the Grammy nominated ballad, "Take Me to Church." The four-minute visual tease, directed by artist David LaChapelle, introduced ballet novices to Moscow-based dancer Sergei Polunin, a man who rebels against the …

Dance

Ric Burns Injects Electricity in Filmed Ballet Sequences with Extreme Slow-Motion

Nine years in the making, Ric Burns' documentary American Masters - American Ballet Theatre: A History was, in a way, waiting for technology to catch …

Movies

Microbes on the Move - Freefall

Freefall are hosting a workshop in Falmouth for anyone, of any experience of dance and their families to be part of a film for the 'Invisible You' …

Reka Jellema on Twitter

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"ONCE AGAIN" - Short Dance Film / Stefano Terrazzino & Paulina Biernat / Music: Abel Korzeniowski

New moves in film

Once upon a time, a dance movie was simply a recording of a performance, a pale shadow of the real thing. But dance film, like the documentary, has …

Movies

Pas de deux

This Oscar®-nominated short film by Norman McLaren is a cinematic study of the choreography of ballet. A bare, black set with the back-lit figures of …

Canada

'Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter': Film Review

Greg Vander Veer's documentary tells the little-known story of Martha Hill, a pioneering figure in the teaching of modern dance

A little-known …

Movies

Community Post: Bust A Move With This Toe-Tappng Supercut Of Dance In Film

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=9l5TrAXScbE.

One critical omission: the shower curtain costume from The Karate Kid (1984). Add any …

YouTube

The Culture Collective Variety Show

The Garneau Theatre might only be steps away from the university’s frat houses, but twice a year, it stakes its claim as the biggest house party in …

Beer Pong

“It's @megamedia Time...Time for Love! Check out one of the latest that I produced. Thank you again to everyone who helped and supported…”

Sydney festival's stand-out show for 2015? Hands down, it's Kiss and Cry

With Australia Day around the corner, it’s almost time to call time on Sydney festival for another year. From Zhang Huan’s giant Sydney Buddha and Kate Champion’s Nothing to Lose at Carriageworks to the more intimate joys of Wot? Not Fish!! at the Seymour Centre and Xylouris White in the …

News (Australia)

How to film and edit dance

How to film and edit dance to convey spatial continuity

Why do dance-centric films and television vary so widely in their ability to engage viewers? …

Movies

Just (Tap) Dance - Vintage 1940's Jazz Lady Gaga Cover

FLOURISH

Royal Opera House Live: Swan Lake

Royal Opera House

Fela Kuti's 'Zombie' Meets Flex Dance

Today we’re excited to premiere Fela Flex, a film which aims to introduce a new audience to afrobeat founder Fela Kuti‘s music through the art of …

Dancing