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Artworks Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 51 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 3,603 library holdings
Genres: Short films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Biography  Documentary films  Filmed dance  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Television interviews  Experimental films 
Classifications: GV1783, 792.8
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Most widely held works by Artworks Video (Firm)
Asian/Asian-American perspectives on modern dance( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographers Kumiko Kimoto, Sun Ock Lee, Mel Wong and moderator Peggy Choy discuss how Asian and Asian-American issues and identity shape their work. Discussion is intercut with excerpts from work performed by each choreographer. The participants each offer a unique perspective on the challenges facing Asian or Asian-American choreographers in addressing stereotypes and cultural expectations
Six solos : Li Chiao-Ping dances( Visual )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on The Men's Project: The Changing Faces of the Men of American Modern Dance (1997), an evening-long program of six solos commissioned from six male choreographers by Li Chiao-Ping, a Chinese-American female dancer and choreographer. Each choreographer is spotlighted in segments containing rehearsal footage, interviews, and performance excerpts from the completed dance work. Topics addressed include each choreographer's individual approach and working process, the collaborative process between choreographer and dancer, and a discussion of gender roles in dance. Li Chiao-Ping provides a summation of her experience at the end of the program
Five dance films about place( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five site-specific dance films shot on location in rural Wisconsin. Each vignette is created in and of the landscape and local architecture and speaks to metaphors of the senses, relationships, and the changing of the seasons. Emmy nominated director Douglas Rosenberg and Gemini nominated director Allen Kaeja collaborate with Li Chiao-Ping and Karen Kaeja as well as guest artists from Kaeja d'Dance and others including Heidi Latsky, David Dorfman, Lisa Race and performers and musicians from the United States and Canada. This suite of films is among the first High-Definition dance films shot in North America and was funded in part by BravoFACT! And Wisconsin Public Television"--Container
Dance for camera( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What I did on my nervous breakdown: a lateral look at the usual start of term school report on fun activities during the break(down)
Dances for television by Douglas Rosenberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a collection of four modern dance works produced for television
Singing myself a lullaby : a documentary by John Henry( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows dancer John Henry as he uses HIV/AIDS as a catalyst to create a work for the theater based on his life. It was created during the last few years of his life, and the documentary continues after his death from AIDS in 1996
Sally Silvers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In interviews interspersed with performance excerpts, Sally Silvers discusses how she became a dancer and choreographer ; her experiences in the dance world of New York City ; drawing inspiration to do her own work from the art world milieu ; developing her own movement vocabulary ; her choreographic process and artistic goals. She describes her work Grand Guignol, a collaboration with composer John Zorn. Her film Little lieutenant, a collaboration with filmmaker Henry Hills, is screened in full
Molissa Fenley( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the early eighties, Molissa Fenley has been astounding audiences and confounding critics with her unique approach to modern dance. In this tape, Ms. Fenley talks about her choreography and her approach to the creative process. Also included are clips of a number of important pieces in her repertory
Shirley Clarke : dances for the camera by Noël Burch( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reissue of five short films by independent filmmaker and former dancer Shirley Clarke
Classical Indian dance. two Bharatanatyam dances( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video, Swati and Jyoti Argade perform two classical Indian Dances in the Bharatanatyam style. "Natyanjali" (An Invocation of Dance) and "Krishna Keertana" (Song in Praise of Lord Krishna), choreographed by the Dhananjayans of Adyar, Madras, are each shown in their entirety followed by a second version shot in close-up to accentuate the facial expression, footwork, and hand gestures common to this style of narrative dance. Finally, a detailed explanation of the narrative, facial expressions, and gestures is provided by the performers
Two dances for the camera( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two video/dance collaborations by Douglas Rosenberg and choreograppher Li Chiao-Ping. Epic (the land within) uses text, landscape imagery and performance to present an expressionistic dance possible only for the camera. De L'eau, choreographed by Li Chiao-Ping for herself and a male dancer takes place in an abandoned swimming pool
ARC : a dance trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ARC is a trilogy of solo dance works created and performed by acclaimed New Zealand choreographer Douglas Wright. In three distinct sections the film charts a transformation: a journey from a primeval landscape of despair, through a bizarre and hilarious confrontation with a talking bird, and the emergence of "gravity's angel" in a space of air and delight
Continuum ; TransVersum ; Inner steps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kroma Productions is based in Porvoo, Finland. This volume features the following films: Transversum is based on the original choreography of Ismo-Pekka Heikinheimo entitled "Come Quickly for I'm Seeing Stars". Directed by Marikki Hakola. Continuum explores themes of war, power, and violence. Directed by Marikki Hakola. Inner Steps is an audiovisual interpretation of the solo "A Woman In A Picture", choreographed by Ulla Koivisto for Tarja Ranta. Directed by Kiti Luostarinen
The Physical TV Company : three short films( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down time Jaz: A physical-digital dance about a family using real bodies and digital media to choreograph the impossible
Classical Indian dance, two Bharatanatyam dances( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video presents two classical Indian dances in the narrative Bharatanatyam style. Performers offer an explanation of the narrative and the gestures and movements used in the dances
Continuum by Lee Krasner( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuum explores themes of war, power and violence. TransVersum is based on the original choreography of Ismo-Pekka Heikinheimo entitled " Come quickly for I'm seeing stars." Inner steps is an audiovisual interpretation of the solo "A woman in a picture."
Video dance( Visual )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three dances compiling the talents of Eiko and Koma, Molissa Fenley and Anna Halprin
Artists in exile : a story of modern dance in San Francisco( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interviewees, however, also voice frustrations with the lack of recognition and respect suffered by West Coast artists. The program is profusely illustrated with dance excerpts by the artists and others ; additional information on many of these works appear in the end credits
The children of Ibdaa : to create something out of nothing( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the lives of several adolescents in a Palestinian children's dance troupe, Ibdaa, from Dheisheh refugee camp in the West Bank. They use their performance to express the history, struggle, and aspirations of the Palestinian people, specifically the fight to return to their homeland
Maya Deren( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected short films from the 40s and 50s demonstrate the close interaction between the camera and the dancer
 
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