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Babel 7.16

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui choreography | Damien Jalet choreography |
Antony Gormley
stage design |
Kazunari Abe, Patrizia Bovi, Mahabub Khan, Sattar Khan, Gabriele Miracle, Shogo Yoshii (musicians)

Taking the tale of 'The Tower of Babel' as its starting point the dance performance explores language and its relationship with nationhood, identity and religion.

Presented in the famous Cour d’Honneur du Palais des Papes choreaographers Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Damien Jalet have joined forces with visual artist Antony Gormley to create Babel 7.16. The cast of 21 Dancers comprises artists from 15 Nations.

Recorded live at the Festival d'Avignon 2016.

 

Reviews
"The most fiercely resonant dance theatre of the decade." The Guardian

Facts DVD Blu-ray

Item number
2097048
UPC number
880242970480
Region code
0
Picture format
NTSC 16:9
Sound format
PCM Stereo
Dolby Digital 5.1
dts 5.1
Release
Total running time
120 mins
Subtitles
English, German, French
No. of discs
1
Recording
2016