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
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
“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.
Belgium, 2015, 3'14
Director: Eva Campos Suárez
Choreographer: Marta Kosieradzka
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.
Runtime: 100 minutes