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Oskar Schlemmer: Gesture Dance

Subtitle
Gesture dance
Synopsis
Begins with an introduction to the aims of the Bauhaus and its stage workshop, the works of Oskar Schlemmer and the ideas behind his Bauhaus dances, followed by a reconstruction by Günter Barghaus of Oskar Schlemmer’s gesture dance, based on choreographic sketches, stage and costume designs, contemporary photographs and some written accounts by Schlemmer and his students.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 16 min.
Year of production
1992
Availability
out of distribution
Notes
Note: arrangements not final (Oct 92)
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
Bauhaus; choreography; dance; Schlemmer, Oskar

Credits

Producer
Günter Berghaus

Distributor

Name

Consortium for Drama & Media in Higher Education

Web
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Phone
020 7393 1500
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
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London W1T 3QJ
Name

German Film & Video Library

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Notes
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