EnCore: Dance on Film Festival 2019


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May 24th, 2019 @ 5pm

@ Core Dance Studios, part of ARTWALK in the Decatur Arts Festival 2019




ATLANTA, GA – Core Dance, the award-winning contemporary dance organization based in Decatur, GA and Houston, TX, will present EnCore Dance on Film on Friday, May 24, 2019 from 5:00pm–10:00p.m. at Core Studios, 139 Sycamore Street, Decatur Square. The event is part of ArtWALK at the Decatur Arts Festival, and features short movies by dance filmmakers from around the world. These screenings are free and open to the public. More info is available at coredance.org.


Fifty-two (52) films, all less than 20 minutes long, will be looped or projected on screens throughout Core Studios. Below is a complete list of films and filmmakers. There are two showings of the Main Program at 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.


Images of the featured films are in this link: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/j6p4vvbs9c8ems1/AAA3IgQv_rFzjCMvZcyhDu13a?dl=0




Jordan Fuchs                            Three (Denton, TX)

Sarah Emery                             The Dinner Table (Roswell, GA)

Misha Penton                           Breath and Bone (Houston, TX)

Ashleigh Starnes & Natalie Hendricks                      RELEASE (Atlanta, GA)

Brittany Fishel                           Distaff: The Ewe and The Mare (Atlanta, GA)

Nadya Zeitlin                             …and then the dishwasher got broken (Atlanta, GA)

Jennifer Scully-Thurston           Seuls Ensemble (Alone Together) (Raleigh, NC)

Ace McColl                               Trouble Manifesto (US)

Adrien Gontier                          Mass (Paris, France)

Regina Lissowska                      Initiation (Poznań, Poland)

Hadi Moussally                         Oh Boy! (Paris, France)

Mitchell Rose-                           And So Say All of Us (Worthington, OH)

Stephanie Nugent                     BOAT (Indianapolis, IN)

Leila Jarman                              DYNAMITE (US)

Muddy Feet                               Unfolding (Portland, OR)

Charles Haswell                         The Sun is God (London, United Kingdom)

Cara Hagan                                Sound and Sole (US)

Nicola Hepp-                             Traces (Netherlands)

Nadav Heyman                          as·phyx·i·a·tion (US & Thailand)

Katherine Helen Fisher              REVEL IN YOUR BODY (Los Altos, CA)




SCREEN 1 (Outside Stage Left)

Larry Coleman                          My Other Selves (Marietta, GA)

Raven Jackson                          A Guide to Breathing Underwater (NYC)

Holly Wilder                              The Field (US)

Filomena Rusciano                    TRACCE NASCOSTE (Hidden Tracks)(Pozzuoli, Italy)

Roswitha Chesher                      I Loved You and I Loved You (London, United Kingdom)

Hanna-Mari Ojala                      Meeting (Oulu, Finland)

Delaram Pourabdi                      P A S S A G E S (US)


SCREEN 2 (Outside Stage Right)

Emily Roy-Sayre                        HEADspace (Houston, TX)

Dans PXL                                   L’aroma de la terra mullada li sembla més dolça que mai

Rodrigo Rocha  Campos            4 ~ (Canada)

Jim Haverkamp                          Good Luck America – Kamara Thomas (Durham, NC)

Anuradha Rana                          counter//balance (Chicago, IL)

Cara Hagan                                Cygnus (US)


SCREEN 3 (Inside)

Maya Wuytack                           ONTBREEKBAARHEID / Beyond the body (Merelbeke, Belgium)

Kim Modeun                              Blue breath (Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea)

Michele Manzini                         In the House of Mantegna (Verona, Italy)

Melanie Kloetzel                        Dance of the Puppets (Calgary, Alberta)

Stephanie Miracle                      Four Studies of Mother and Child (US)

Kim Saarinen                              I See My Life Through Your Eyes (Tampere, Finland)

Anabella Lenzu                           No more beautiful dances (Brooklyn, NY)

Allison Beda                                EMOTIONAL HOUDINI (Vancouver, British Columbia)


A social gathering for the arts and celebration of Dance made for the Silver Screen! Film and Conversation.

EnCore brings together a collection of original dance works for the screen that are performed, choreographed and directed by local artists as well as their regional, national, and international peers.

The event is part of ArtWALK at the Decatur Arts Festival, and features short movies with dancers and choreography by filmmakers from around the world. These screenings are free and open to the public.


About Core Dance

Core Dance, an award-winning contemporary dance company with global reach, creates, performs, and produces compelling original dance that ignites the creative spirit and actively encourages participation and conversation with the community. For nearly four decades, Core Dance has supported innovation, collaboration, artistic risk-taking and sustainable art-making in dance.  Core Dance was co-founded in 1980 in Houston, Texas by dancer and choreographer Sue Schroeder and her sister, Kathy Russell.  Five years later, the organization added Atlanta, Georgia as a second home base, creating a context for dance that is relevant in both cities and around the globe. Core Dance uses dance to educate, question and illuminate, and is internationally recognized for its artistically driven research practices, cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary collaborations, the humanity of the individual Dance Artists, and its rigorous physicality. (coredance.org)

Core Dance’s season in Atlanta is supported by the O Fund for New Work, Gwinnett Industries, Inc., Pattillo Construction Corporation, Amazon Smile, Kroger Community Rewards, Physical Culture, Primary Care Chiropractic, Bloomberg Philanthropies, and many generous individuals from our community.

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