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Bullfight (1955)

| Short | 1955 (USA)
Clarke parallels the sense of spectacle and the real violence of an actual bullfight with a dance interpretation of the emotional experience, using a distillation of the ritual gestures in ... See full summary »

Director:

Shirley Clarke

Star:

Anna Sokolow

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Clarke parallels the sense of spectacle and the real violence of an actual bullfight with a dance interpretation of the emotional experience, using a distillation of the ritual gestures in the Spanish bull ring. In her intense interpretation, Sokolow embodies both matador and bull, both executioner and the sacrifice. Written by DANCE ON CAMERA 2013

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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This is the only filmed appearance of the great choreographer/dancer Anna Sokolow. See more »

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