Programme 8


  • Studio, Rose Theatre
  • Sun 12 Jun, 11am
  • Presented as part of FRAME The London Dance Film Festival

AFTER THE CURTAIN

USA, Tajikistan, 2016, 70'
Director: Emelie Mahdavian
Choreographer(s): Sharofat Rashidova, Dilarom Sattorova, Khaironissa Vatanova, Sonia Gulayozova
Production Company: Old Chilly Pictures
International Premiere

Four female dancers battle cultural norms and face increasing disfavor in the Post-Soviet era. The women weigh their love of art against economic hardship, loneliness, and social reproach in this intimate portrait.

YOU CAN'T TAKE THE STREETS

Canada, 2015, 13'
Director: Eduardo Menz
Choreographer: Patrick Lloyd Brennan
UK Premiere

“If I can’t dance, I do not want to be part of your revolution.” Emma Goldman’s 1931 radical statement silently hovers over the streets. A dancer’s interpretation and ode to the civilian uprisings of recent years.

NOSTALGIC ONION

Belgium, 2015, 3'14
Director: Eva Campos Suárez
Choreographer: Marta Kosieradzka
UK Premiere

A girl arrives from abroad. Before she even opens her suitcases, she feels nostalgic for her country. Through dance, we will see her regrets, her sadness and her doubts.

Event Details

Runtime: 100 minutes

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