Revel In Your Body is a collaborative dance for film production between Safety Third Productions and Disability Dance Works. It's a great example of the arts being inclusive of all abilities.
If you are applying to the Erie Dance Film Festival and you are interested in working with individuals with physical or intellectual disabilities, please contact Jennifer Dennehy (email@example.com). Jennifer would be happy to connect you with individuals who participate in her Partners in Dance program that she teaches at Erie Homes for Children and Adults.
Revel In Your Body
"One" is a short dance film that explores the value and beauty of ordinariness. Set in Southern California's Joshua Tree National Park, the film plays with elements of nature, intimacy, egoism and reflection.
Writer and Director: Nadav Heyman
Choreographer: Julia Planine-Troiani
Dancers: Julia Planine-Troiani and Jordan Saenz
Music by Ola Gjeilo
Based on the original stage work Track 4, Grand Central Terminal (2016), Ragan Faulkner's Departure illustrates how strangers share experiences in passing and how impactful those moments can be.
Choreography: Ragan Faulkner
Cinematography: Alex Van Thong
Dancers: Lucas De Marinis, Hannah Carroll, Sophia Cordeiro, Liam Fitzpatrick, & Hannah Gibson
El Encierro Sublimado
Dance as a means of coping with quarantine. Two artists unfold their magic and comfort through movements that touch the soul. We do not know their names and creators, but it is a video that has circulated strongly on social networks. We wanted to share them with the community because it is incredible how the arts embrace and deliver tranquility in difficult times.