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Portraits in Dramatic Time (2011)

An array of glacially paced performances of theater artists and actors of all genres and nationalities both well-known and under-recognized.

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Cast

Credited cast:
William H. Macy ... William H. Macy
Holly Hunter ... Holly Hunter
Liev Schreiber ... Liev Schreiber
Alison Pill ... Alison Pill
Lili Taylor ... Lili Taylor
Patti LuPone ... Patti LuPone
Marianne Jean-Baptiste ... Marianne Jean-Baptiste
Alan Rickman ... Alan Rickman
Ludivine Sagnier ... Ludivine Sagnier
William Mapother ... William Mapother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Akiko Aizawa Akiko Aizawa ... Herself
J. Ed Araiza J. Ed Araiza ... Himself
Michael J. Arbouet ... Himself
Aaron Bantum
Reed Birney ... Himself
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PORTRAITS IN DRAMATIC TIME a series of 40 art films created by artist David Michalek is a free, public installation that can be seen on the facade of the David H. Koch Theatre between July 5- 31, 2011 nightly from 8:45PM - 11:45PM as part of the 2011 Lincoln Center Festival. Each video depicts a dramatic scene shot in just 10 seconds and played back in hyper-slow motion, extending the length to about 7 minutes. The scenes vary from solos by famous actors such as Alan Rickman, Holly Hunter, Liev Schreiber, William H. Macy, William Mapother, Patti LuPone, Ludivine Sagnier, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Sarita Choudhury, Alison Pill, David Patrick Kelly, Lili Taylor, Carmen Ejogo etc. The extreme slowness allows the viewer to witness details of movement - such as muscles, facial expressions - revealing the gradual progression and in-between moments of developing emotions. Veteran film and theatre director, Paul Warner served as executive creative consultant and assisted in coaching and ... Written by Dorottya Mathe

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Release Date:

5 July 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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