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Bound; Absolute Zero; Still Move; Beyond Bound. Saburo Teshigawara

Synopsis
Four films, all directed by Jan Schmidt-Garre, choreographed by or featuring the Japanese modern dance choreographer Saburo Teshigawara.

'Bound’ is a parable on the principles of art based on a short story by Ilse Aichinger, danced to Shostakovich’s String Quartets 13, 14, and 15.'Absolute Zero’ explores the condition of total stillness, and ‘Still Move’ is a portrait of Teshigawara, providing insights into his philosophy of dance and life.
Language
English
Country
Germany
Year of release
2008
Year of production
2008
Availability
out of distribution
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
choreography; modern dance; Teshigawara, Saburo

Credits

Director
Jan Schmidt-Garre
Contributor
Saburo Teshigawara

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 NTSC
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
125 minutes
Year
2008

Distributor

Name

Dance Books Ltd

Web
http://www.dancebooks.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01420 525 299
Address
Southwold
Isington Road
Binsted
GU34 4PH
Hampshire

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