Garnet Williams William Marshall finds a wooden vessel in a cave and opens it, unleashing the ancient demon Eshu, the demon god of sexuality among other nasty things. When Abby rips her clothes off in front of two church members Emmett says to her, "Whatever possessed you to do a thing like that?
Edison films Ruth Dennis later known as Ruth St. Denis doing a skirt dance outdoors. Louis Lumiere develops a process for color photography using a three-color screen. Eisenstein makes a rapid montage of three soldiers dancing in three different styles in his film October.
First color motion pictures exhibited by George Eastman in Rochester N. Rouben Mamoulian directs Applause, which contains very fluid, rhythmic motion by the standards of early sound film.
Maria Gambarelli is the first dancer to go before a television camera in America. His fabled partnership with Ginger Rogers begins. They make nine films in the next seven years: They made one more film together inThe Barkleys of Broadway.
Air for the G String is filmed with Doris Humphrey and her ensemble. It will be remade in the U. National Film Board of Canada established. Busby Berkeley directs the dramatic sections. Bobby Connolly is the choreographer. Simon Moselsio, preceded by a brief on-screen discussion of modern dance with critic John Martin.
Valerie Bettis becomes staff choreographer for the Paul Whitman Show, choreographing a minute ballet each week. JVC begins research into video recording.
Peak of the pre-videotape era: Mids Color is introduced in television; becomes popular by Dance Films Association, Inc.
Bob Fosse choreographs and directs Cabaret, winning an Academy Award for best director. Dennis Diamond starts archiving dance performances on video at Dance Theater Workshop.
Sony seeks to create a standardized format as it had for the U-matic in by getting seven other companies to produce machines to play Beta cassettes. It is directed by Tony Charmoli who uses a hand-held minican camera to walk into the dance action.
Milos Forman directs the film version of the stage success Hair, with choreography by Twyla Tharp. This is one of the few films produced by the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Dance Collection that have been cleared for release; another is Torse, a collaboration between Merce Cunningham and Charles Atlas that uses two synchronous films projected simultaneously on adjacent screens.
The continuity between the two is produced by chance. Deep Hearts, directed by Robert Gardner, looks at a competition called gerewol, in which young male dancers compete in a contest of beauty, grace, and manliness in a nomadic tribe in the Niger Republic of Africa.
In they produce Carmen, and finally, inEl Amor Brujo. Some of these clips include dance. Michael Jackson is the first big success in this venue with Beat It, indirected by Bob Giraldi.
Inthe best seller is its long form version, Thriller, directed by John Landis. Flashdance, directed by Adrian Lyne and choreographed by Jeffrey Hornaday, stars Jennifer Beal as a Pittsburgh welder, working as an exotic dancer at night, who finally decides to audition for the Pittsburgh Ballet with help from film stand-in dancer Marine Jahan.
Pennebaker, includes a variety of styles and personalities from the African American community. The season experimental series brings together dancers, choreographers, visual artists, film and video makers, public television, and cable and foreign broadcasters. Eiko and Koma create the dance Husk for television.Critic Consensus: In spite of its wonderfully unusual premise and talented cast, Upside Down fails to offer much in the way of compelling drama to anchor its admittedly dazzling visuals.
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