Sasha Waltz – A Portrait (Germany)
Friday, 5th December, 2014 | 11:00am | The Screening Room
Filmmaker: Brigitte Kramer
Language: German (English subtitles)
Duration: 72 min
Year of Release: 2014
Sasha Waltz is one of Europe’s best-known and most exciting choreographers. Her choreographies are outstanding as she always surprises with new formations, deep subjects and stunning aesthetic style. She does not only work with dancers: the dialogue with all other art forms is her special interest.
Brigitte Kramer is an experienced dance-filmmaker. She worked with Bahia Ballet, India’s “grande dame” Chandralekha, Malavika Sarrukai, Russell Maliphant, Dresden Semper Opera Ballet, Hiroaki Umeda, Alain Platel’s “Les ballets C de la B” and many more.
She filmed several choreographies by Sasha Waltz such as “Körper”, “S” and “nobody” as well as “Dialoge 09 – Neues Museum” etc.