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Barbara Mennel <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 2 Apr 2002 12:23:16 -0500
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Jutta Brueckner's One Glance and Love Breaks Out is a great film about
tango and gender relationships but I don't know whether a subtitled version
Boy! What a Girl is a brilliant swing-dance cross-dressing comedy.
Sally Potter's Tango would potentially fit.

Barbara Mennel

At 11:02 AM 4/2/2002 +0200, you wrote:
>A friend is interested in putting together a class on dance in film.
>I'm quoting her mail below.
>"I'm interested in exploring the gradual integration of movies with
>dance. Clearly, feature films like The Gold Diggers of 1933, Invitation
>to the Dance, and Swing Time should be included. But I need a little
>help with some other choices. I'd like the films to range
>internationally, if possible, and show development of the marriage of
>camera and human movement. That might mean bringing in some Maya Deren
>(say, one evening of experimental works), even some influential
>ethnographic films."
>I thought Bollywood would be another place to look at. Any other
>suggestions? She's not a list member, but I can forward her the
>Melis Behlil.
>Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the
>University of Alabama:

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