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Backstage - Are you ready for Dance? The World’s newest Dance Performances

Wim Vandekeybus ‘Blush’ · Akram Khan Company “Ma” · Mark Thompkins “Song and Dance” · Iceland Dance Company “We Are All Marlene Dietrich FOR” · Marie Chouinard “bODY_rEMIX/gOLDBERG_vARIATIONS” · Le Ballet de l’ Opéra de Paris “Bach Suite″ &amp | “Véroniqu

This series of dancer & choreographer portraits gives the viewer a glimpse behind the stages. Each episode follows the choreographer & dancers during the rehearsals for their latest piece and finally shows the performance on stage. Several interviews enlighten the intentions of the choreographers and their working process. With its easily accessible approach this series intends to generate a broader interest for dance among viewers, not only aiming at passionate dancers. Introducing most of the world's latest dance companies from Austria, France, Turkey, Canada, Burkina Faso, USA, Iceland, Slovenia, Portugal/South Africa, Netherlands/Spain, India/UK, Germany and Switzerland. Duration: 30 x 3’ (only dance) 30 x 4’-5’ (dance + interview)

Facts

Prog. No.
5700
Music genre
Ballet / Dance
Length
150 mins
Director
Barbara Weissenbeck
Producers
filmwerkstatt/wien
Production year
2007
Format
SD