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Dance Films Association and Solar One announce

Dates:

Friday, August 24, 2012 - 10:45am

Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move

Dance Films Association and Solar One announce
Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move
September 13-15, 2012
Stuyvesant Cove Park
FREE

NEW YORK (August 23, 2012) Dance Films Association (DFA) and Solar
One (Solar 1) return to Stuyvesant Cove Park for their second annual
Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move made possible by Rooftop
Films. Open to the public at no admission, stop by for a bite from a
local food truck and perhaps the last chance of the season to catch a
solar powered dance film evening.

Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move: Water
9/13/2012, 8:00pm-10:00pm
Stuyvesant Cove Park, 24-20 FDR Drive, Service Road East New York, NY
10010

Entitled Water, this program is comprised of 5 short dance films
which were screened throughout the month of July with ArtsBrookfield
as a part of CultureStream at the World Financial Center's Big TV in
the Winter Garden.

Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move: The Dancer Films
9/14/2012, 8:00pm-10:00pm
Stuyvesant Cove Park 24-20 FDR Drive, Service Road East New York, NY
10010

The Dancer Films, is a rapturous short film directed by Judy Dennis
and inspired by cartoons by Jules Feiffer. With Andrea Weber of Merce
Cunningham Dance Company as the Dancer and Jennifer Dundas as her
voice. The evening opens with Jane Ira Bloom Trio, featuring 2012
Jazz Journalists Association Award winner Jane Ira Bloom on soprano
sax, with Mark Helias on bass and Bobby Previte on drums. Original
artwork by Jules Feiffer provides the background on our riverside big
screen.

Solar Powered Film Series: Films That Move: Moviehouse
9/15/2012, 8:00pm-10:00pm
Stuyvesant Cove Park 24-20 FDR Drive, Service Road East New York, NY
10010

Moviehouse presents The Other (manque à être) by fictionale. The
program is a dynamic integration of two channel videos and a live
performance that explores the ideas of discontinuities and the
impossibility of mending them. Choreographed by Mayuna Shimizu,
Performed by Mayuna Shimizu & Hazuki Homma, Video by Hyunsuk Kim &
Kyoungin Jung, Directed by Hyunsuk Kim
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Dance Films Association
Dance Films Association is dedicated to furthering the art of dance
film. Connecting artists and organizations, fostering new works for
new audiences, and sharing essential resources, DFA seeks to be a
catalyst for innovation in and preservation of dance on camera.
Currently, DFA is actively seeking to broaden its audience via new
media initiatives and membership drives, to support cutting edge
approaches to dance documentation, and to expand partnerships with
schools, arts partners, media sites, and other institutions.
Alongside the Dance on Camera Festival, DFA offers year round
programming such as the Dance Film Lab and Films That Move.
Visit: www.dancefilms.org
Like: www.facebook.com/dancefilms
Back: www.kickstarter.com/pages/DFA

Solar 1 Green Arts, Energy, and Education Center
Solar One, the City’s first solar-powered “Green Energy, Arts, and
Education Center,” inspires New Yorkers to become environmentally
responsible city dwellers. The organization teaches environmental
consciousness through a variety of unique programs that connect
people to the urban environment around them. Solar One provides in-
school, education, job training, outreach and cultural programs while
also maintaining one of New York’s most unique public spaces at
Stuyvesant Cove Park.
Visit: www.solar1.org
Like: https://www.facebook.com/solaronenyc

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