Resisters

Resisters are a group of movers who confront layered forces of restriction, fragmented sovereignty, and the capacity of empathy. This work is about progress and the process of overcoming resistance. It's the cathartic catalyst for a new way for us to feel, and be, together.

  • Gemma Crowe
    Director
  • Gemma Crowe
    Writer
  • Gemma Crowe
    Producer
  • Silene Razo
    Key Cast
    "Lead Dancer"
  • Marina Robinson
    Key Cast
    "Lead Dancer"
  • Rachel Maddock
    Key Cast
    "Dancer"
  • Jennifer Aoki
    Key Cast
    "Dancer"
  • Amanda Collinge
    Key Cast
    "Dancer"
  • Carolina Bergonzoni
    Key Cast
    "Dancer"
  • Sebastian Laskowski
    Composer
  • Michelle Moore
    Director of Photography
  • Gemma Crowe
    Editor
  • Gemma Crowe
    Cinematographer
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Genres:
    Dance Film, Short, experimental
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 43 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 31, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Gemma Crowe

Choreographer and filmmaker, Gemma Crowe, graduated with distinction from the University of Calgary’s Program of Dance and has created work for dance festivals in western Canada while producing three dance films that have been screened internationally. Crowe choreographed evening-length SEASONS: A Magical Musical, which debuted at the Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts. Training overseas at P.A.R.T.S. Summer School and ImpulsTanz, Crowe has acquired a greater understanding for the context of her work. Gemma Crowe approaches dance as art, as she continues to explore, create and work in the industries of dance and film.

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