Body Cinema: Rize by David LaChapelle

September 19, 2009

Documentary film ‘Rize’ on hip hop dancing culture in LA directed by internationally acclaimed photographer David LaChapelle was his directorial debut in 2004.

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Body cinema: Denis Darzacq Photographer

July 8, 2009

It’s time to start with presentations of dance photography and photographers on my blog… It’s been a long time since I blogged on Christopher Doyle, photographer inspired by dance in Asia… This time, I have picked up short documentary ‘Several inches above the asphalt’ on great French photographer Denis Darzacq to see his process of working…

The name of photographer Denis Darzacq became for gallerists and curators really a must have name, cause his photos got a lot of fairly deserved attention… Dancers in shops or urban streets flying around in ordinary clothes with unusual positions of their body parts…

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Slingshot Hip Hop 

November 15, 2008

If you’re not a fan of hip hop, break dance, rap and so… don’t make a mistake by clickin’ the ‘next’ button, because this documentary that I’m gonna blog about today is more than just a cinematix document on a particular music genre… this is more movie on struggle then movie on boyz wearing basketball sneakers, golden necklaces, baseball shirts and oversized jeans…

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