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Title If the dancer dances [videorecording] / a film by Lisa Friedman and Maia Wechsler ; produced by Lisa Friedman and Maia Wechsler ; director, Maia Wechsler.

Publication Info. Washington D.C. : Monument Releasing, [2019]


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Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo surround rdacpc
NTSC rdabs
video file rdaft
DVD video
all regions rdare
Documentary films lcgft
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround, stereo.
Language English dialogue, optional French, German, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Documentary.
Performer Featuring Stephen Petronio, Davalois Fearon, Gino Grenek, Meg Harper, Barrington Hinds, Jaqlin Medlock.
Credits Original music, Paul Brill.
Note Program content: ©2018.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Stephen Petronio, one of today's leading dance-makers, is determined to help his dancers breathe new life into RainForest (1968), an iconic work by the legendary choreographer Merce Cunningham. With help from three members of the former Cunningham company, the film tracks Petronio's dancers as they strive to re-stage this great work, revealing what it takes to keep a dance, and a legacy, alive.
Contents Bonus features: Commentary with filmmakers Lise Friedman and Maria Wechsler & subject Stephen Petronio -- Original theatrical trailer -- Deleted scenes.
Subject Petronio, Stephen.
RainForest (Choreographic work : Cunningham).
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wechsler, Maia, film director, film producer.
Friedman, Lisa (Producer), film producer.
Petronio, Stephen, on-screen participant.
Fearon, Davalois, performer.
Grenek, Gino, performer.
Harper, Meg, performer.
Hinds, Barrington, performer.
Brill, Paul, 1968- composer.
Monument Releasing (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 738329238155
Music No. K23815 Monument Films

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