Pearls 2007

The Shape of Water

Narelle Benjamin
Australia, Sydney 2006

Narelle Benjamin got the idea for the film from a recurring dream she had of a house teetering on the edge of a cliff above a raging ocean. Beresford realises this vision as a gothic fairytale landscape and uses her dancers to convey the different shapes water can take-ultimately exploring the connections between water and […]

  • #Director: Narelle Benjamin
  • #Country of Production: Australia, Sydney
  • #Year of Production: 2006
  • #Duration: 00:14:00
Programme 2007

Time Copy

Carina Hesper
Germany, Anheim 2007

Time Copy is a short experimental dance film it was inspired by the children’s book MoMo from author Michael Ende. The film is about time, and about the vibe of a mess of people, in this case, dancers. In real the dancer dance slowly. Then it was up to the director to manipulate the speed […]

  • #Director: Carina Hesper
  • #Country of Production: Germany, Anheim
  • #Year of Production: 2007
  • #Duration: 00:10:10
Programme 2007

Elements of Mine

Germany, Berlin

Tanz. sinnlich eingebettet in eine Spielfilmhandlung, die zugleich zum ungewöhnlichen Portrait der Metropole Berlin wird. Zwei junge Tänzer loten ihr Spiel zwischen Nähe und Distanz auf überraschende, sinnliche und teils erotische Weise aus.

  • #Country of Production: Germany, Berlin
  • #Duration: 00:11:50
Programme 2007


Finchk & Neye
  • #Director: Finchk & Neye
  • #Country of Production: Germany
  • #Duration: 00:02:11
Programme 2007

Studies at Kimming

Sharon Smith, Felicity Croydon

  • #Director: Sharon Smith, Felicity Croydon
  • #Duration: 00:05:39
Programme 2007


Paul Gazolla
Germany, Berlin 2002

R.U.N. – A study on spatial objectification. As a part of a larger series called walk, run, sit, stand and jump that seeks to reframe the visual perspective of the body in a simple action. Shot on Sunday morning in Perth. Australia on a deserted downhill road. A camera was secured of the back of […]

  • #Director: Paul Gazolla
  • #Country of Production: Germany, Berlin
  • #Year of Production: 2002
  • #Duration: 00:04:30
Programme 2007


Tanja Rebmann
Germany, Saarbrücken 2007
  • #Director: Tanja Rebmann
  • #Country of Production: Germany, Saarbrücken
  • #Year of Production: 2007
  • #Duration: 00:05:17
Programme 2007

Xima VS Xion

Steffi Böse
Germany, Berlin 2003

Meine beiden Charaktere, Xima und Cion, leben in einer seelenlosen sterilen Welt, die von Symbolen beherrscht wird. Sie sind auf der Suche nach der Aufmerksamkeit, liebe und Zuneigung und stossen dabei an ihre Grenzen. Dies zerstört sie zunehmend, doch kennen sie nichts anderes. Die entstehende Einsamkeit lässt Xima und Cion ihre eigen Sprache entwickeln, sie […]

  • #Director: Steffi Böse
  • #Country of Production: Germany, Berlin
  • #Year of Production: 2003
  • #Duration: 00:05:15
Programme 2007


Narelle Benjamin
Australia 2006

Dance Company is nearly finished almost a year after it was first shot in the Warf. We have been juggling a series of graphic templates of nature to demonstrate the transformation of body through seasonal and environmental change. The Sydney Dance Company dancers are transformed into elements of a microscopic world born from water and […]

  • #Director: Narelle Benjamin
  • #Choreography: Narelle Benjamin
  • #Production: Huey Benjamin, Double Helix Films
  • #Country of Production: Australia
  • #Year of Production: 2006
  • #Duration: 00:11:30
  • #Editing: Samuel James
  • #Sound: Huey Benjamin
  • #Music: "New Moon" von und mit Melisande Wright