Abe Abraham is the artistic director of Abanar. Mr. Abraham recieved his BFA in Dance form the Tisch School for the Arts at New York University. Mr. Abraham's work features dancers from some of the leading dance companies in the world, including New York City Ballet, Alvin Ailey, Complexions. Dutch National Ballet, and Les Grand Ballet Canadiens. His films have been presented by the Dance Films Association, The Perfrorming Arts Library (Lincoln Center), the Makor/Steinhardt Center of the 92nd Street Y, Symphony Space, Theatre 80, and JACK. Film Festival selections include PAMA, 3rd Braga International Video Dance Festival, International Music Video Underground, and Rome Independent Prisma Awards. In October 2013, The New York Times called Abraham's "Wind and Tree" a renaissance painting filled with "elegant shadowy shots of fragmented body parts and twisted limbs paired with eerie seismographic recordings of the earth's vibration.". Eye on Dance called Mr. Abraham's most recent film Salt Water "...achingly beautiful, sensually alive and blissfully calm."
  • Director (4 Credits)
    Salt Water2018
    Experimental
    Salt Water I2017
    Experimental, Short
    Salt Water II2017
    Experimental, Short
    Wind and Tree2014
  • Editor (1 Credit)
    Salt Water II2017
    Experimental, Short
  • Choreography (1 Credit)
    Salt Water II2017
    Experimental, Short
Curator's Choice Award
Salt Water
Jacksonville Dance Film Festival
Jacksonville
2019
Official Selction
Salt Water
Brooklyn Film Festival
New York
2019
Official Selection
Salt Water
Oxford International Film Festival
Oxford
2019
Official Selection
Salt Water
Queens World Film Festival
New York
2019
Best Experimental Film
Salt Water
Harlem International Film Festival
New York
2019
Best Experimental Film
Salt Water
Sydney World Film Festival
Sydney
2019
Best Film
Salt Water
Multiple Dance Film Festival
Trondheim
2019
Official Selection
Salt Water II
Paris Art and Movie Awards, PAMA
Paris
2018
Official Selection
Salt Water II
3rd Braga International Video Dance
Braga
2018
Official Selection
Salt Water II
International Meeting on Video Dance
Valencia
2018
Official Selection
Salt Water
Mexico City Videodance Festival
Mexico City
Official Selection
Salt Water
ArteNonStopFestival /BA2018 -International Film & Art Festival
Buenos Aires
Finalist
Salt Water II
International Music Video Underground
Los Angeles
Semi Finalist
Salt Water
Thessaloniki Cinedance International
Thessaloniki
College
NYU
Dance
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