DELPHIC ART MOVIE AWARD   short presentation

From the contest for the Delphic Art Movie Award:
Documentary 'Exotica'

Winner 2011: Exotica, Sergio Cruz / Director, Portugal (one minute abstract)

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Tracing a path from ancient customs to contemporary social interaction, this film demonstrates the unifying force of music and dance, somewhere between a dance film and a documentary.
It is the result of collaboration between Sergio Cruz and the Portuguese choreographer Miguel Pereira during a three-week artistic residence in Maputo (Mozambique) in March 2008.

Length: 05:00 minutes

Director, Editor & Sound Design: Sergio Cruz,

Music: Steven Rowlands & Zentex

Performers: Bernardo Fernando, Deucio Ernesto, Domingos Bie, Edivaldo Ernesto, Horacio Macuacua, Nino Lopes & Timoteu Maposse.

Dramaturgic collaboration: Miguel Pereira

Executive Producers: Barry Hale & Uzma Choudhry

Artistic residences supported by: O Rumo do Fumo & Cultural Centre Franco Moçambicano Culturarte

Support: Arts Council/England, Fábrica de Movimentos/Frame & Threshold Studios