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Biped
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by MK2 Productions, L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel, Paris, France, Merce Cunningham Trust and NADA Productions; performed by David Kulick, fl. 2005, Cheryl Therrien, fl. 1998, Robert Swinston, fl. 2005, Derry Swan, fl. 1998, Jeannie Steele, fl. 2005, Daniel Squire, fl. 2005, Glen Rumsey, fl. 1998, Banu Ogan, fl. 1998, Matthew Mohr, fl. 1998, Jean Freebury, fl. 1998, Maydelle Fason, fl. 1998, Holley Farmer, fl. 2005, Thomas Caley, fl. 1998 and Lisa Boudreau, fl. 2008, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in Biped (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 2005), 48 mins
Cunningham wrote of this dance that it gave him "the feeling of switching channels on the TV ... the action varies from slow formal sections to rapid broken-up sequences where it is difficult to see all the complexity." Cunningham used the DanceForms computer software to develop the choreography for the dance, whi...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by MK2 Productions, L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel, Paris, France, Merce Cunningham Trust and NADA Productions; performed by David Kulick, fl. 2005, Cheryl Therrien, fl. 1998, Robert Swinston, fl. 2005, Derry Swan, fl. 1998, Jeannie Steele, fl. 2005, Daniel Squire, fl. 2005, Glen Rumsey, fl. 1998, Banu Ogan, fl. 1998, Matthew Mohr, fl. 1998, Jean Freebury, fl. 1998, Maydelle Fason, fl. 1998, Holley Farmer, fl. 2005, Thomas Caley, fl. 1998 and Lisa Boudreau, fl. 2008, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in Biped (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 2005), 48 mins
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Fractions I
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Mark Lancaster, Mark Lancaster, Andy Tron; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1977), 33 mins
Uses studio dance space and up to four video monitors. Projected on the monitors are both images of dancers absent from the dance space and close-ups of dancers who are present in that space.
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Mark Lancaster, Mark Lancaster, Andy Tron; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1977), 33 mins
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Landrover
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Ralph Holmes, fl. 1977; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1974), 12 mins
Two half-hour programs featuring Cunningham and his Company. A marriage of choreography and video techniques occurs in this two-part program on Merce Cunningham and his dance company. Cunningham makes use of multiple screen images. An "video event" the program is comprised of excerpts from: "Winterbranch", "Second...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Ralph Holmes, fl. 1977; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1974), 12 mins
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Locale
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Charles Atlas, 1958-, Jan Kroeze; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1980), 29 mins
Locale was designed to explore the possibilities of moving cameras and moving dancers in a film. Filmed at the Merce Cunningham Studio, Westbeth, New York NY, Jan - Feb 1979. First public screening at City Center Theater, New York NY, 24 February 1980. The camera movements are choreographed as precisely as those o...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Charles Atlas, 1958-, Jan Kroeze; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1980), 29 mins
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The Making of Points in Space
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choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by William Anastasi, 1933-, Dove Bradshaw, 1949-; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1986), 27 mins
Features BBC documentary with interviews by Cunningham, Cage and members of the company, as well as scenes from rehearsals in New York and London. The second half features the finished dance, performed by Merce Cunningham and his company.
choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by William Anastasi, 1933-, Dove Bradshaw, 1949-; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1986), 27 mins
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Phonemes
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; composed by David Tudor, 1926-1996; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Martin Cabot, fl. 1981, Charles Atlas, 1958-; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1982), 32 mins
This work was a dance shot for film at the Cunningham studio. Staging for Channels/Inserts was divided among the main studio, the small studio and the office area. Cunningham employed the use of chance operations to decide the order in which each space would be used, whether action would occur in more than one loc...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; composed by David Tudor, 1926-1996; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Martin Cabot, fl. 1981, Charles Atlas, 1958-; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1982), 32 mins
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Roamin'I
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1980), 15 mins
This film is a documentary on the making of "Locale." The contents is composed of the outtakes of "Locale's" color footage plus additional B & W footage taken during the filming. In "Roamin' I" the interactions of dancers, choreographer and film crew working together are recorded. The title may be read as "Roman N...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1980), 15 mins
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TV Rerun
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Ralph Holmes, fl. 1977; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1974), 5 mins
Two half-hour programs featuring Cunningham and his Company. A marriage of choreography and video techniques occurs in this two-part program on Merce Cunningham and his dance company. Cunningham makes use of multiple screen images. An "video event" the program is comprised of excerpts from: "Winterbranch", "Second...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Ralph Holmes, fl. 1977; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Merce Cunningham Trust, 1974), 5 mins
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498, 3rd Ave.
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written by Merce Cunningham Dance Company, New York, NY; directed by Klaus Wildenhahn, 1930-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by Rudolf Rosthof, fl. 1966, Norddeutscher Rundfunk; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in 498, 3rd Ave. (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 2013), 1 hour 23 mins
This documentary is about the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
written by Merce Cunningham Dance Company, New York, NY; directed by Klaus Wildenhahn, 1930-; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by Rudolf Rosthof, fl. 1966, Norddeutscher Rundfunk; performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in 498, 3rd Ave. (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 2013), 1 hour 23 mins
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Assemblage
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directed by Richard O. Moore, 1920-2015; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by KQED-TV; performed by Chase Robinson, fl. 1968, Mel Wong, 1939-2003, Jeff Slayton, fl. 1968, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, fl. 1976, Meg Harper, fl. 1976, Valda Setterfield, 1934-, Sandra Neels, Carolyn Brown and Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in Assemblage (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 1968), 58 mins
Assemblage is a recently rediscovered film produced for broadcast by San Francisco's public television station KQED in November 1968. Created in collaboration with director and former dancer Richard Moore, the film features Cunningham dancing with early dance company members in a public "happening" in San Francisc...
directed by Richard O. Moore, 1920-2015; choreographed by Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009; produced by KQED-TV; performed by Chase Robinson, fl. 1968, Mel Wong, 1939-2003, Jeff Slayton, fl. 1968, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, fl. 1976, Meg Harper, fl. 1976, Valda Setterfield, 1934-, Sandra Neels, Carolyn Brown and Merce Cunningham, 1919-2009, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, in Assemblage (New York, NY: Merce Cunningham Trust, 1968), 58 mins
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