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Directed by Francesc Sitges-Sardà, Elisabet Prandi

A blend of nature, woods, and weird landscapes featuring two characters in constant transformation

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Amauros 3

Directed by Nicole Seiler

Audio description makes films accessible to visually impaired audiences by describing the visual elements of the work. By removing the

Ballet Spiral

Directed by Sam Asaert

An eerie journal through a frozen moment of ballet.


Directed by Grant Harvey

Produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Balletlujah celebrates the music of one of Canada's--and now Portland's--most iconic artists, k.d. lang,


Directed by David Hinton

Birds do the dancing in this found footage film.


Directed by Joel Silberg

As the first widely released breakdancing film, Breakin' is a cultural milestone that reeks of 1980s cash-in cinema culture, from

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Chant En Fugue

Directed by Lombard Twins

The Lombard Twins dancing in the streets of Manhattan.

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Cold Light Day

Directed by Dayna Hanson

In this dreamy dance film, two men exchange cake and dance steps on a quiet marina dock.


Directed by Natalianne Boucher

Our perception of time and its connection with space is explored in movement through the symbolism of shifting sand.


Directed by Alex Pachon

A soloist dances to the sounds of his own joints cracking and popping.

Crystals of Transformation

Directed by Fuchsia Lin

The energetic environment of water affects its molecular structure.

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Dance of the Neurons

Directed by Jody Oberfield, Eric Siegel

Twenty four dancers embody the birth of neurons, activating the brain/body.