... is an interactive platform for all who want to share their passion for choreography and film with an international community! It is meant to give this art form space for artistic input, exchange, networking and presentation, and to advance the interaction between choreography and media art.
CHOREOGRAPHIC CAPTURES was initiated under the motto "Art for those who didn't ask for it" by JOINT ADVENTURES (with support from the German Federal Cultural Foundation). The goal is as simple as it is ambitious: to use unconventional means to increase people's awareness of the art forms of film, dance and choreography, to question present typs of reception, and to explore new aesthetics.
CHOREOGRAPHIC CAPTURES are a films in a 60 second format. They are the main part of the International CHOREOGRAPHIC CAPTURES Competition and operate choreographically with the film medium. From a new combination of film, art, video and choreography new choreographic approaches can result.
The choreographic short films surprise their audience at different locations. The winning films are presented all year at our partner cinemas in Germany and Switzerland between the film ads. With our screening partners' help, a DVD loop containing selected competition films is presented at festivals, events and venues throughout Germany and Europe.
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December 10, 6 p.m.
Award Ceremony, Stall 6, Gessnerallee Zurich (CH)
NEW CINEMA PARTNERS
Filmhaus Türkheim, D
Filmhaus Bad Wörishofen, D
Filmbühne Grömitz, D
Kultino Wetzikon, CH
July 27 – August 6, 2016
July 2, 2016
June 30, 2016
Deadline 8th International CHOREOGRAPHIC CAPTURES Competition
May 18, 2016
Speicher am Kaufhauskanal, Hamburg
Forum TANZ MEDIAL
May 13, 2016
With the opening of DasTanzfest.ch the screening of the winning films 2015 has started in our partner cinemas in Germany and Switzerland.