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Title African dance : sand, drum and Shostakovich / Kinodance ; producer & director: Ken Glazebrook, Alla Kovgan ; Kinodance
Published Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (70 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Summary A documentary exploring African contemporary dance featuring eight modern dance companies from Africa, Europe and Canada, as well as interviews with dance historians
Notes Originally produced in 2002
Performer Dance ensembles: Compagnie Jant-Bi (Germany & Senegal); Compagnie Mathilde Monnier (France, Senegal, Mali); Compagnie Cie Salia nï Seydou (Burkina Faso); Companhia Clara Andermatt (Portugal & Cape Verde); Compagnie Sylvain Zabli (Ivory Coast); Compagnie Danse Nyata-Nyata (Congo/Canada); Compagnie Tchétché (Ivory Coast); Compagnie Vincent Mantsoe (South Africa)
Event Dance companies appearing in this film took part in Le Festival International de Nouvelle Danse, held Sept. 28-Oct. 10, 1999 in Montreal, Canada
Notes English and French with English subtitles
Subject Dance companies.
Dance festivals.
Dance -- Social aspects -- Africa.
Dance -- Africa.
Modern dance -- Africa.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Andermatt, Clara.
Boro, Seydou.
Glazebrook, Ken.
Kovgan, Alla.
Mantsoe, Vincent.
Monnier, Mathilde.
Sanou, Salia.
Zabli, Sylvain
Compagnie Cie Salia nï Seydou
Compagnie Danse Nyata-Nyata.
Compagnie Jant-Bi.
Compagnie Tchétché
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Kinodance (Firm)
Festival international de nouvelle danse (1999)
Other Titles Sand, drum and Shostakovich