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CONJURING THE SPIRIT
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written by Pedro Alejandro, fl. 1987 and Merián Soto, 1954-; in Contact Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 1, Winter/Spring 2017, Contact Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 1, Winter/Spring 2017 (Northampton, MA: Contact Quarterly (Journal), 2017), 28-32
Contact Quarterly is an international journal of dance, improvisation, performance, and contemporary movement arts.
written by Pedro Alejandro, fl. 1987 and Merián Soto, 1954-; in Contact Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 1, Winter/Spring 2017, Contact Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 1, Winter/Spring 2017 (Northampton, MA: Contact Quarterly (Journal), 2017), 28-32
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Cuenta Conmigo
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directed by Claudia Balmaseda; produced by Claudia Balmaseda (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2016), 9 mins
In Cuba, a group of mothers bring their Down syndrome children to a dance program. They perform with joy and verve in a park for a public audience. This Spanish-language film gives a rare and unseen glimpse into the lives of Cubans with intellectual disability.
directed by Claudia Balmaseda; produced by Claudia Balmaseda (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2016), 9 mins
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K-Rio-K
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directed by Greg Germain, 1947-; choreographed by Juliana Sanches, fl. 2000; designed by Lili Kendaka, fl. 2000, Lili Kendaka, fl. 2000; produced by Marie-Pierre Bousquet, fl. 2011, Axe Sud; performed by Juliana Sanches, fl. 2000, Leticia Pontes Pino, fl. 2000, Alex Lima, fl. 2000, Thiago Kamacho, fl. 2000, Liz Janysis, fl. 2000 and David Bosco, fl. 2000 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
This spoken musical dance show enthusiastically recalls the fruitful French-Brazilian cultural and artistic relations from the 1920s. Paul Claudel, French ambassador in Brazil, and Darius Milhaud, his cultural advisor, are namely celebrated in this boundary-breaking time travel.
directed by Greg Germain, 1947-; choreographed by Juliana Sanches, fl. 2000; designed by Lili Kendaka, fl. 2000, Lili Kendaka, fl. 2000; produced by Marie-Pierre Bousquet, fl. 2011, Axe Sud; performed by Juliana Sanches, fl. 2000, Leticia Pontes Pino, fl. 2000, Alex Lima, fl. 2000, Thiago Kamacho, fl. 2000, Liz Janysis, fl. 2000 and David Bosco, fl. 2000 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
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ZONDA:  Argentina
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directed by Carlos Saura, 1932-; choreographed by Pajarin Saavedra, fl. 2004 and Koki Saavedra, fl. 2004; produced by Mariana Erijimovich, fl. 2002, Marcelo Schapces, 1958- and Alejandro Israel, 1979-, Barakacine Producciones (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 28 mins
Poetic, riveting and moving, three-time Academy Award nominee Carlos Saura's latest foray into the music of Argentina explores the heart of traditional Argentine folklore and its stunning musical heritage - from traditional styles to modern dance. Now 84, the legendary director states: "by beginning with the most...
directed by Carlos Saura, 1932-; choreographed by Pajarin Saavedra, fl. 2004 and Koki Saavedra, fl. 2004; produced by Mariana Erijimovich, fl. 2002, Marcelo Schapces, 1958- and Alejandro Israel, 1979-, Barakacine Producciones (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 28 mins
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A Zest for Life: Afro-Peruvian Rhythms, a Source of Latin Jazz
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directed by Eve A. Ma, 1943-; presented by Eve A. Ma, 1943-; produced by Eve A. Ma, 1943-, Palomino Productions (Berkeley, CA: Palomino Productions, 2015), 57 mins
The music and dance in this documentary come from a corner of the African Diaspora with which few people are familiar: the Afro-Peruvians. One aim of the film is to acquaint the viewer with this lively and fascinating culture. In addition, the music is very attractive - upbeat and rhythmic. The dances are colorful...
directed by Eve A. Ma, 1943-; presented by Eve A. Ma, 1943-; produced by Eve A. Ma, 1943-, Palomino Productions (Berkeley, CA: Palomino Productions, 2015), 57 mins
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Dancing with Maria
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directed by Ivan Gergolet; choreographed by Maria Fux, 1922-; produced by Igor Prinčič, Transmedia, Staragara and Imaginadafilms (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2015), 1 hour 16 mins
Maria Fux is an elderly Argentinian dancer. In her Buenos Aires studio, she welcomes dancers from all walks of life, including women and men with physical and mental impairments, and arranges integrated dance groups. Throughout the documentary we meet many of Maria’s students. Diana, who is diagnosed with polio...
directed by Ivan Gergolet; choreographed by Maria Fux, 1922-; produced by Igor Prinčič, Transmedia, Staragara and Imaginadafilms (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2015), 1 hour 16 mins
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Five Days to Dance
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directed by Pepe Andreu, fl. 2014 and Rafa Molés, fl. 2014; choreographed by Wilfried Van Poppel, 1958- and Amaya Lubeigt, fl. 2016; produced by Jose Luis Rubio, fl. 2014 and Natalia Maestro, fl. 2014, SUICAfilms (Zurich, Zurich Canton: First Hand Films, 2014), 1 hour 19 mins
Monday morning, two choreographers show up in a High School in San Sebastián, Spain. They have five days to get a classroom full of teenagers on stage and perform a dance theatre. The dance forces the teenagers to break their social roles right at the moment of their lives when such predetermined cultural positio...
directed by Pepe Andreu, fl. 2014 and Rafa Molés, fl. 2014; choreographed by Wilfried Van Poppel, 1958- and Amaya Lubeigt, fl. 2016; produced by Jose Luis Rubio, fl. 2014 and Natalia Maestro, fl. 2014, SUICAfilms (Zurich, Zurich Canton: First Hand Films, 2014), 1 hour 19 mins
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Le défi Madrilène de José Carlos Martínez
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directed by Jean-Marie David, 1950-; produced by 5ème Planète and Mezzo; performed by Compañía Nacional de Danza, in Le défi Madrilène de José Carlos Martínez (France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 30 mins
Rewarded in his homeland for an outstanding career as principal dancer of Paris Opera & choreographer, José Martinez was appointed Artistic Director of the National Company of Ballet and Contemporary Dance by Spain's Ministry of Culture. This doc shows his work, while facing the challenge of unveiling his Spanish...
directed by Jean-Marie David, 1950-; produced by 5ème Planète and Mezzo; performed by Compañía Nacional de Danza, in Le défi Madrilène de José Carlos Martínez (France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 30 mins
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Historias de la Musica Cubana, Ampárame
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directed by Patricia Ramos, fl. 2009; produced by Juan Arenas, fl. 2009 and Camilo Vives, Television Espanola, Producciones Gutierrez Aragon, Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos and Antillana de Comunicacion, in Historias de la Musica Cubana (Cuba: Productora Internacional ICAIC, 2009), 51 mins

Serie documental de 5 capítulos, de 52 minutos cada uno, sobre la música cubana, todos bajo la dirección general de Manuel Gutiérrez. 

A documentary series of 5 chapters with 52 minutes each, about Cuban Music. With the general direction of Manuel Gutiérrez.

Série documental de 5 capítulos, de 52 minutos cada um...

directed by Patricia Ramos, fl. 2009; produced by Juan Arenas, fl. 2009 and Camilo Vives, Television Espanola, Producciones Gutierrez Aragon, Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos and Antillana de Comunicacion, in Historias de la Musica Cubana (Cuba: Productora Internacional ICAIC, 2009), 51 mins
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To Dance Like a Man
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written by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011; directed by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011; produced by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 59 mins
Cuban identical triplets Angel, Cesar and Marcos are top young students at Cuba's world-famous National Ballet School. To Dance Like a Man follows them as they are poised to begin their dancing careers. Filmmaker Sylvie Collier was granted extraordinary, unlimited access to the school, and backstage at the Grand T...
written by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011; directed by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011; produced by Sylvie Collier, fl. 2011 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 59 mins
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