PERPETUAL MOTION 2001

DV
48 min

After a brief love affair ends, dancer/choreographer José Navas and cellist Walter Haman face the challenge of creating an original performance inspired by the music of Zoltan Kodaly, Alan Hovhaness, and Benjamin Britten. This documentary chronicles these two virtuoso performers in an intimate dialogue over six months, presenting creation as a process that must include labour, commitment, and love.

Awards:
Gemini Award Nomination, Academy of Canadian Film & Television


MOTO PERPETUO 2001

DV
4 min

In a studio, with no theatrical adornments, a dancer and musician move from a soft gentle beauty to a taut sexuality
with the most simple of means: a body and a cello.