Short Films Programme 4

  • Dance Limerick John's Square Limerick, County Limerick Ireland

Short Films Programme 4: Irish Focus 1 - Irish Artists Embracing the Screen
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This year, Light Moves pays particular attention to screendance activities in Ireland.  2016 is an important year in Irish commemoration.  Many of the films in this programme engage with our history, culture and identity, and also address important contemporary Irish issues. 

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with directors and choreographers Cathy Coughlan, Óscar Mascareñas, Ingrid Nachstern, Angie Smalis and Lisa Tighe, chaired by dance film programmer Gitta Wigro.

Out Side In 2015 | Ireland | 10'04" Director: Cathy Coughlan Choreographers: Ailish Claffey, Cathy Coughlan Examining the physical and sociological impact of pregnancy on the female body.

Out Side In
2015 | Ireland | 10'04"
Director: Cathy Coughlan
Choreographers: Ailish Claffey, Cathy Coughlan
Examining the physical and sociological impact of pregnancy on the female body.


L.A.A.T.F.I.G. 2016 | Ireland | 2'36" | Premiere Director: Dominik Kosicki Choreographer: Angie Smalis Inspired by the catchphrase often used in image macros and animated GIFs to show how little one cares about what someone else is talking about.

L.A.A.T.F.I.G.
2016 | Ireland | 2'36" | Premiere
Director: Dominik Kosicki
Choreographer: Angie Smalis
Inspired by the catchphrase often used in image macros and animated GIFs to show how little one cares about what someone else is talking about.


Figures | Study 1 - Durations 2015 | Ireland | 6'46" Director: Óscar Mascareñas, in collaboration with Nora Rodriguez. A new work for piano.

Figures | Study 1 - Durations
2015 | Ireland | 6'46"
Director: Óscar Mascareñas, in collaboration with Nora Rodriguez.
A new work for piano.


Freedom - To Go! 2015 | Ireland | 8'54" Director/Choreographer: Ingrid Nachstern A commentary on present day America, in verse form.

Freedom - To Go!
2015 | Ireland | 8'54"
Director/Choreographer: Ingrid Nachstern
A commentary on present day America, in verse form.

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