Making Screendance: Exploring with Analog and Digital Domestic Tools
10:00AM to 4:30PM
$90 - (actuel value: $900)
Explore dance and film through a domestic prism of boundless possibilities
Offered in French only
From cellphones to laptops, to tablets, daily life is filled with screens of all kinds, and this is without accounting for those that we can invent to frame our perspectives.
Through this module, participants will be invited to explore creative possibilities with domestic tools through ingenuous and varied choreographic and cinematographic scores. Inspire and nurture your own screendance practice!
You can register for other course modules and attend all or some of them! Click on the links for a detailed description of each module.
Theory (12 hours, online)
- Summary – Making Screendance
- Theory Module 1 (3h) – Screendance History and Theory (October 12, 2022)
- Theory Module 2 (3h) – Contracts, Rights and Management (January 23, 2023)
- Theory Module 3 (3h) – Networks and Presentation Platforms (January 30, 2023)
- Theory Module 4 (3h) – Screendance Curatorial Practices (February 6, 2023)
Practice (50 hours, live in studio)
- Practice Module 1 (10h) – Screendance with Analog and Digital Domestic Tools (October 8 to 9, 2022)
- Practice Module 2 (10h) – Video Mapping, VJing and Choreography (January 14 to 15, 2023)
- Practice Module 3 (10h) – Moving Cameras, from Drones to GoPros (November 12 to 13, 2022)
- Practice Module 4 (10h) – Professional HD Cameras and Choreographic Possibilities (December 3 to 4, 2022)
- Practice Module 5 (10h) – Analog Cameras: Bolex and Film (January 21 to 22, 2023)
- Consider domestic tools to nurture a screendance practice.
- Develop original screendance scores.
- Develop ease in dancing and filming oneself simultaneously.
- Discover the low-tech possibilities of domestic tools.
Who should attend this training?
Dance artists and their production teams, beginners or advanced practitioners.
Priscilla Guy is a performer, choreographer, filmmaker, curator, and arts researcher based in Marsoui (Gaspésie). In 2012, she founded Regards Hybrides, now a worldwide reference in screendance through its online platform, an international biennale and several screenings every year. Her academic research is published regularly, notably with The International Journal of Screendance and The Oxford Handbook of Screendance Studies. She has a doctorate in Feminist Studies and Screendance from the University of Lille (France).
- Fill out our registration form. Select the Making Screendance modules you wish to attend.
- Fill out your Services Québec participant profile. This will be valid for all Making Screendance modules.
- Pay via Interac before attending any module you are registered for.
This module is offered by le Regroupement québécois de la danse and developed by Regards Hybrides. It is made possible through the financial support from the Gouvernement du Québec and Compétence Culture, comité sectoriel de main-d’œuvre en culture.