By Erin Brannigan
The ebook additionally units out to ascertain and reconsider the parameters of dancefilm and thereby re-conceive the kin among dance and cinema. Dancefilm is known as a modality that demanding situations time-honored versions of cinematic movement via its relation to the physique, circulate and time, instigating new different types of filmic functionality and developing spectatorial stories which are grounded within the somatic. Drawing on debates in either movie idea (in specific rules of gesture, the pack up, and impact) and dance concept (concepts akin to radical phraseology, the gestural anacrusis and somatic intelligence) and bringing those fields into discussion, the e-book argues that the combo of dance and picture produces cine-choreographic practices which are particular to the dancefilm shape. The publication therefore offers new types of cinematic move which are either traditionally knowledgeable and carefully interdisciplinary.
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Dancefilm: Choreography and the Moving Image by Erin Brannigan