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Long Legs Short Films 2017
June 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dance Films Presents
Long Legs Short Films
Our fourth annual short films program of *MOVING* moving image that explores dance through a different lens
Co-presented with DCTV
Monday, June 19, 2017
87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013
Long Legs Short Films 2017 Lineup
Dance Square (Harry Bartle | USA, 2016, 3:37) An abandoned warehouse becomes the stage for a lone dancer.
Dangerous Curves (Merete Mueller | USA, 2016, 12:00) Plus-sized pole dancer Roslyn Mays uncovers vulnerability and strength through public exposure.
Girls and Boys (Tomasz Gubernat | USA, 2015, 13:26) Girls and Boys is an intimate portrait of a dance instructor and her seemingly disinterested students.
Gospel Mime (Whitney Mallett | USA, 2015, 6:00) A portrait of a religious subculture where practitioners worship Jesus Christ through the art of mime.
The Honeys and Bears (Veena Rao | USA, 2016, 3:32) Members of the Harlem Honeys and Bears, a synchronized swim team for seniors, describe the freedom of the water.
I AM RAJA (Avatara Ayuso | Morocco, 2017, 13:10) Raja, a young Berber girl from the Sahara desert, copes mentally and physically with the everyday chore of collecting well water.
I only have eyes for you (Corinne Spencer | USA, 2014, 3:22) A woman moves, gazes out, and mouths to you from the black void. Her body glitters, her arms are white satin. Doo wop plays–your body’s love song.
Invisible Body (Fred Hatt in collaboration with Hsuan-Hsiu Hung | USA, 2017, 6:14) Can we look beyond the surface of physicality and see the dynamic patterns of energy lying underneath?
Kitchen Dance (Laura Bartczak | USA, 2016, 3:01) A super 8mm film with choreography and performance by Paige Fredlund Hunter, direction and cinematography by Laura Bartczak. Shot in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn.