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Dance in the Art Film

Dance in the Art Film

August 8th 2018 | MIFF 2018 Film Criticism Dance Critics Campus 67th MIFF
Inspired by Gaspar Noé’s Climax, MIFF2018 Critics Campus participant André Shannon’s video essay looks into the relationship between dance and art film
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MIFF Talking Pictures Podcast | Bodies in Motion

MIFF Talking Pictures Podcast | Bodies in Motion

November 8th 2016 | vodcast podcast MIFF 2016 Festival Guests Dance 65th MIFF

To depict dance on film requires a balance between a meaningful and accurate display of the movement whilst making use of the filmic techniques of the medium. Alice Glenn (No Lights No Lycra) discusses the nuances of capturing dance on film with Celia Rowlson-Hall (Ma, MIFF 2016), Anouk van Dijk (Chunky Move), Gideon Obarzanek (Sydney Dance Company) and Ella Havelka (Ella, MIFF 2016).

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Movements in the Desert: an Interview with Celia Rowlson-Hall

Movements in the Desert: an Interview with Celia Rowlson-Hall

August 13th 2016 | MIFF 2016 International Films Dance Critics Campus Women Filmmakers
Critics Campus 2016 participant Jessica Ellicott discusses virtuous women, the language of dance, and wanting to be Jesus with Ma director Celia Rowlson-Hall.
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Dance on Film: Finding Meaning in Movement

Dance on Film: Finding Meaning in Movement

August 7th 2016 | MIFF 2016 International Films Documentary Dance Critics Campus
Critics Campus 2016 participant Ella Donald explores the elegiac and expressive films in the Melbourne International Film Festival’s Dance on Film program.
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