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Bullfight

USA, 1955 (MIFF 1958, Trance and Dance)

Director: Shirley Clarke

An attempt to integrate the grace and violence of actual bull-fighting with a modern dance interpretation of it.

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A Moment in Love

USA, 1957
A boy and a girl in love. A rare, striking fusion of movie imagery and choreography exemplified in a dreamlike pas dc deux. ... More »

Skyscraper

USA, 1959
A lyrical narration about the changing city of New York which centres around the erection of a skyscraper. A case history of this singularly American architectural form, it highlights the story of th… More »

A Scary Tale

USA, 1960
The film depicts the activities of a group of U.S. children on Hallowe'en. The traditional 'trick or treat' activities are directed towards raising funds for UNICEF. Throughout the film scenes of nee… More »

ORNETTE: MADE IN AMERICA

USA, 1985
Saxophonist-composer Ornette Coleman is one of the truly significant innovators in the history of jazz. Coleman's childhood in the black ghetto areas of Fort Worth where trains ran past his house (an… More »

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