25FPS interview with Joost Rekveld

November 8, 2010

Joost Rekveld was a jury member at this year’s edition of 25FPS – International Festival of Experimental Film and Video… Rekveld is internationally acknowledged experimental filmmaker and kinetic & light installation artist.

He has collaborated with choreographer and dancer Emio Greco on Purgatorio, whose motto is ‘exploring the connection between body and mind rather than being limited to the physical possibilities of the dancing body.’

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Body cinema: Body Modification – A Retrospective

October 9, 2010

‘Body Modification, A Retrospective’ is a film being made for the purposes of a documentary class by Alex Scott Perry in 2008. This documentary features Dominic Johnson – writer, performance artist and lecturer in the fields of live art, performance art and body-based practices at the Queen Mary, University in London.

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Photo: (probably) Nicholas and Curths. Fakir, 1860s.
Ethnographical Photography in India 1850-1900 by John Falconer

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Body cinema: Compagnie Adrien M

October 3, 2010

Selected works by Compagnie Adrien M for today’s edition of Body cinema screening… Compagnie Adrien M has been founded by the French juggler and computer scientist Adrien Mondot. The company mixes computer graphics, lighting, juggling and dance.

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Interview with Ivana Jozic, part 2: Opening the channels of nonconformity…

August 16, 2010

This is the second part of the interview with Ivana Jozic. Read the first part titled Opening the channels of expressiveness…

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Photo: Theatre Troubleyn (c)

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