2021.10.19. | Rhythm Formulas for Dance Films I.

Gitta’s Choice / Patterning Light and Sound


2021 October 19, 8pm

Venue: National Dance Theatre, 1024 Budapest, Kis Rókus u. 16-20.
http://www.nemzetitancszinhaz.hu/

Rhythm is a filmmaker’s crucial tool for capturing our attention. Sound, the edit, and the frame create patterns that propel us through the film. Rhythm can focus our attention, create anticipation, and play with our expectations.

“Not only must things change, but the rate at which they change must also change.” – Kevin Volans, Composer*

Gitta Wigro is a freelance dance film programmer and curator based in London, UK. Over the last 19 years, she has worked with a wide range of international screendance festivals, institutions and projects as a programmer, curator, juror, consultant and lecturer. Programmer for the Screendance Competition at Leeds International Film Festival and one of the co-directors of Kinesthesia Festival. She is leading a module on the Screendance MA at London Contemporary Dance School.

Program
Time Subjectives in Objective Time | Kati Kallio | FI | 2017 | 05:46
give me a sec | Maria Evans | UK | 2019 | 02:23
Sight reading | Lucy Cash | UK | 2015 | 09:10
Alt I Alt (All in All) | Torbjørn Skårild | NO | 2003 | 04:00
Lazarus | Tuixén Benet | USA | 2020 | 08:34
Sculpt the Motion | Devis Venturelli | IT | 2017 | 06:08
f l o a t | Sofie Parsons | UK | 2019 | 02:44
Mourning | Szabó Réka | HU | 2012 | 09:44
Remains | Beatrix Simkó | HU | 2013 | 02:24
Take the 5 | Conner Griffith | USA | 2018

Post-screening talk with the curator.

The program is subject to change.

* Quoted in A Choreographer’s Handbook by Jonathan Burrows


The screenings at National Dance Theatre are events of Dance Film Workshop 2021 organised by Parallel Art Foundation and Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design.


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