A film Inspired by the heroics of the heart.
Directed by Jody Oberfelder
Cinematography and Editing: Jason Bahling
Dancers: ChristinaNoel Reaves, Lonnie Poupard, Jake Szczypek, Jessica Weiss
Jody Oberfelder has created eight dance films: 4Chambers, Come Sit Stay, Head First, Duet, Chance Encounters, LineAge , Rapt, and Snew in addition to her extensive choreographic career as artistic director of Jody Oberfelder Projects (JOP). Her films have been shown in Womens Independent Film Festival (Hollywood CA Certificate of Merit) Indie Fest USA, Garden Grove, CA, Movies by Movers, Winston Salem NC , Light Assembly Video Art & Film Fest @ Art Basel Miami Beach, Dance on Camera Festival, Queens World Film Festival, (NYC) InShadow, VideodanceBA (Buenos Aires) InShadow (Lisbon) the SAN DIEGO/TIJUANA DANCEonFILM FESTIVAL, DTW’s Captured Series, Fear No Film Festival, (Utah Arts Festival), Green Bay Film Festival, Cape Fear Festival, NY No Limits Festival EDIT2008 4th International Dance Film Festival (Budapest), The Michael Fuchs Theatre at HBO, NAPOLI TEATRO FESTIVAL ITALIA", Z-in-Motion (Helsinki,) Milano Doc Festival , Montage Video Dance Festival (South Africa) Visionfest Independent Film Festival Program, Festival Internacional de Videodanzal, ADF Dancing for the Camera, Dance Camera West, Moving Image Festival in Toronto. Come Sit Stay received a Diamond Award from the California 2011 Award Festival. Her film Duet was awarded a Dance Film Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Silver Award at the Dance on Camera Festival, and a Jurors Choice Award from the New York Film Expo. She also creates live performances, theater, opera, installations and is the artistic director of Jody Oberfelder Dance Projects jodyoberfelder.com