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Dance Frame

USA, 1978 (MIFF 1980, Programme 45)

Director: Doris Chase

Overlapping video images allow for the exploration of a number of opposites, the most interesting being that of the flowing movements of the dancer's body against the fixed geometric fields of the frames.

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