Yvonne Rainer at Tramway

29.09.10
Kristina Talking Pictures, Yvonne Rainer Dates: 5-10 October | Location: Tramway, Glasgow Tramway presents a unique career survey of American icon of the avant-garde, Yvonne Rainer – originator of post-modern dance & leader of independent feature film. Tramway presents the first major European career survey of the work of Yvonne Rainer across the two mediums with which she has been internationally influential: dance and film. With 22 works, ...
In the Thick of It by Ajay RS Hothi

17.08.10
Craneway Event, Tacita Dean Space, concludes Frederic Raphael in his memoir of the period of time spent as scribe to Stanley Kubrick, is limited strictly by the rigid frame of the cinema screen. Writing specifically on why he felt it was that a great many filmmakers were unable to effectively replicate the true form and intangibility of dreams (and dream-space) on screen, it was, he felt, ...
Pascal Baes: Topic II

12.07.10
Topic II, Pascal Baes Animate Projects and Portland Green Cultural Projects – APPGCP if you like – currently have a call out for proposals for animated dance projects – download guidelines here. Which reminds us that we’re very keen on Pascal Baes. There’s something unassuming but hypnotic about his work – and it’s an amazing alliance between animation and choreography. Topic IIĀ  is from 1990, but there’s more ...
Call for animated dance film proposals
25.06.10
Portland Green Cultural Projects and Animate Projects are developing a programme of activities for 20011/12 around animated dance film, including a curated touring programme of historical and new works. Proposals are sought for a new work to be co-commissioned as part of this programme, and artists, animators and filmmakers working in animated dance film are encouraged to submit ideas to the Portland Green Cultural Projects commissioning ...
Dance by Alex Pearl

22.09.09
Dance, Alex Pearl Alex Pearl: Dance was my first film. I was so unsure of what I was doing that I was blushing while I made it. Essentially I was recording while playing with an electric toothbrush, a Barbie skirt, string and a red trolley. Without a plan when I started, Dance turned out to be the first of a few films documenting moments ...