By Judy Mitoma,ELIZABETH ZIMMER,Dale Ann Stieber
Virtually all people operating in dance at the present time makes use of digital media expertise. Envisioning Dance on movie and Video chronicles this 100-year heritage and offers readers new perception on how dance creatively exploits the artwork and craft of movie and video. In fifty-three essays, choreographers, filmmakers, critics and participating artists discover all facets of the method of rendering a third-dimensional paintings shape in two-dimensional digital media. a lot of those essays are illustrated by ninety-three pictures and a two-hour DVD (40 video excerpts).
A undertaking of UCLA – middle for Intercultural functionality, made attainable during the Pew Charitable Trusts (www.wac.ucla.edu/cip).
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Envisioning Dance on Film and Video: Dance for the Camera by Judy Mitoma,ELIZABETH ZIMMER,Dale Ann Stieber