LocoMotion, Skoplje i Kondenz, Beograd, oktobar 2011
Pre četiri godine, Stanica – servis za savremeni ples i Lokomotiva – centar za nove inicijative u umetnosti i kulturi osnovali su dva regionalna festivala: Kondenz u Beogradu i Locomotion u Skoplju. Read More
DV8 – Enter Achilles, the Film
Enter Achilles by DV8, adapted for the screen for BBC. Directed by Lloyd Newson and Clara van Gool.
DV8 – Strange Fish, the Film
Strange Fish by DV8, 1992. Based on the stage production Strange Fish which is conceived and directed by Lloyd Newson, the film version is adapted for the screen by Lloyd Newson and David Hinton.
Pina Bausch – Kontakthof `65
Legendary Bausch piece Kontakthof, this time performed by ladies and gentlemen over 65, premiered in 2000.
Pina Bausch – Orpheus and Eurydice
Orpheus and Euridice of Christophe W. Gluck, choreographed by Pina Bausch, recorded at L’Opéra National de Paris by Arte TV, 2008.
One poor and one 0 by BADco
World premiere: 17.-19.10.2008 @ 19:30 Dom im Berg, Graz
In 1 poor and one 0 BADco. returns to the scene of the first film ever shot – Workers Leaving The Lumiere Factory: the factory gates. The first moving images ever made show workers leaving their workplace. The movement of the workforce from the place of industrial work into the world of film: the starting point for the problematic relationship between cinema and the portrayal of work.
From its outset cinema tended to leave the manual labor out of the picture, focusing rather on atomized stories of individual workers once they have left their workplace: their romances, their transgressions, their destinies in the course of world events. Cinema starts where work ends.
Starting from these initial images, 1 poor and one 0 sets about exploring the multiple ways of leaving the work behind. What happens when you get tired? When is the work we devote ourselves to exhausted? What comes after work? More work? What happens when there is no more work? What is the complicity between the history of contemporary dance and the history of post-industrialization?
1 poor and one 0 is a twofold performance: while the performers develop the manifold forms of dissolution of the working subject before the audience, the audience is slowly drawn into a process of transformation: from the popular medium of cinema to the political theater of populism. Theater exhausted in moving images, images exhausted in the theater of movement. A change of perspective.