Hoose to write about videos #2 and #3 together by comparing and contrasting,
1) DV8 Physical Theater: Can We Talk About This? (mandatory viewing) 6 minutes
/ This duet is both strange and beautiful. Very different sensibilities that than LaLaLa.
How does Ek use the wall to convey the tension between the dancers?
To what effect do camera tricks like close-ups and retrograde, have on the telling of the story?
What parts of the body do the dancers use as surfaces for partnering? Give a specific example.
What is going on with Ms. Guillemas character during her solo? What do you think she is working through?
Use your notebook. Use language we have been exploring in class; stillness, speed, curve movement, linear movement, etc.