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Dancing Joy

Produced by Kate Tsubata
A New Cinematic Movement Begins
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Official Website
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Overview

Genre
Docutainment, Culture, Arts, Music, and Society
Synopsis

When Beethoven wrote his final symphony, he broke all the barriers. Today, artists from 21 cultures break new barriers, choreographing their traditional dance movement to his Ninth Symphony, the Ode to Joy. Performing in natural and historical settings, the dancers convey in movement what the composer conveyed in music and song. This is a sensory journey. We are transported to another realm. Not only around the world, but the journey leads inward, to the very essence of what it is to be human, and how we connect to each other.

Treatment
Show treatment
Stage
finished
Running time
77 minutes

Credits

  • Kate Tsubata ... Producer
  • Lan T. Lee ... Director
  • Henrik A Meyer ... Director of Photography
  • Yousuke Kiname ... Camera Operator, Drone Pilot
  • Mie Smith ... Editor
  • Anastasia Shepherd ... Colorist
  • Kazuo Tsubata ... Executive Producer

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Family Wave Productions
Country
United States
Years of Production
3
Locations
USA, Fiji, Nepal, Botswana, Greece, Northern Ireland, Oneida nation, Korea, Hawai'i, Indonesia, (Cities: Washington, D.C., Elkins, WV, Chicago, IL, Salt Lake City, UT, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Maryland, Wisconsin)

Distribution Details

Release year
2020
Festivals
Entering now.
Language
Main: English, German, American Sign Language Dance
Subtitles
Chinese, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek, Japanese, Korean, Indonesian, Nepali

Photos

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