Tag: dance on camera

This Weekend in L.A.: Celebrating Dance on Film

The Dance Camera West Film Festival kicks off tonight in L.A., celebrating and promoting dance in film. The festival runs through June 13, though the majority of events take place this weekend. Super-cool highlights? Performances by L.A.’s BODYTRAFFIC and L.A. Contemporary Dance Company; a YouTube panel discussion with Tony Testa, Vincent Paterson, Jon Chu and […]

JR's Dance Film Starring Lauren Lovette

As you know, French artist JR collaborated with New York City Ballet on 2014’s Les Bosquets, a dance that combined ballet and jookin’. It was inspired by a housing project in Montfermeil on the outskirts of Paris—the epicenter of social and political protest in 2005. I love JR’s work. I’m totally obsessed with his Instagram […]

Prepare to Be Mesmerized By This, Uh, Perfume Video

It’s not hard to think of the dozens (upon dozens) of fashion and dance collaborations over the past few years. But what’s one thing we never saw coming? The marriage of dance, film and…perfume. Of course, it’s no surprise that super-cool Kenzo designers Humberto Leon and Carol Lim dreamed up this video to launch Kenzo’s […]

Keone and Mari Madrid's "Water" Series

Our November cover stars, choreographers extraordinaire and married lovebirds Keone and Mari Madrid are working on a new video series called “Water.” (Still from “Water Pt. 1”) The two have talked a lot about their Christian faith and how it features in their choreo and dancing, and the “Water” videos are clearly a testament to […]

Electric "Youth"

  (Photo by Joe Toreno) Choreographer Kyle Hanagami rarely holds casting calls: He’s already got an awesome crew of seven dancers who star in his frequently viral dance videos. This spring, five of those dancers—Whitney Bezzant, Guero Charles, Brandon Dumlao, Haley Fitzgerald and Ashley Gonzales—gathered at L.A.’s Movement Lifestyle dance studio to shoot a new […]