1. An intense visual experience; a dance phrase repeats three times in a skylit room with variations on shot composition, film editing, and frame rate.

    Music is Rubric by Philip Glass.

    Dancer is Leslie Williams of the Martha Graham Dance Company.

    New York City, Summer 2015.

    contact: martinbarshai@gmail.com

    OFFICIAL SELECTIONS:

    2017 - Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival - EYE Film Museum, Amsterdam
    2017 - Life in Motion: A Colorado Dance Film Festival
    2016 - National Film Festival for Talented Youth - FILM OF THE WEEK - Seattle, WA
    2016 - American Dance Festival - Durham, NC
    2016 - 40 NORTH Dance Film Festival - San Diego, CA
    2016 - Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema - Boulder, CO

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  2. A trip to the mall with mom does not go as planned for a high school teacher after she crosses paths with some of her students. A short film based on the short story by Stacey Richter.

    "Stay in School, Don't Do Drugs," read the Vimeo Q&A with director Ben Kegan: vimeo.com/blog/post/staff-pick-premiere-stay-in-school-don-t-do-drugs

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