Media / 1981

Merce Cunningham & Company

Presented in English and French with English Subtitles, explores Cunningham's methods of choreography, including his use of chance methods through the use of the I Ching, his collaboration with John Cage, and his relationship with the dancers. Includes interviews and footage of rehearsals at the Cunningham Studio in Westbeth.

Details

Video Type

Documentary

Dances
Length

45 minutes

Director

Benoit Jacquot

Producer

INA in association with the CDF

Distributor(s)

Alexander Street Press

COLOR/BW

Color

Music

Dancers

Louise Burns, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Susan Emery, Lise Friedman, Alan Good, Neil Greenberg, Catherine Kerr, Chris Komar, Judy Lazaroff, Susan Quinn, Rob Remley, Robert Swinston, Megan Walker