silh Silhouettes
In this Video-poem eleven young residents of the Friendship Village in Vietnam who are living with disabilities caused by Agent Orange dance their way from waking to dreaming. As their movements grow with humor and vulnerability we are welcomed ever deeper into their magical world.

directed and co-created by: Davide De Lillis and Julia Metzger-Traber.

co-created and performed by: Hương Đinh, Mai Ngô, Long Nguyễn, Long Cảnh, Đô Lê, Tuấn Vương, Hơn Vy, Thuận Trần, Lệ Nguyễn, Hóa Bùi, Dung Hà.

cinematography and editing: Davide De Lillis, Julia Metzger-Traber

music: Chris Zabriskie


Team award - KLAPPE AUF Kurzfilmfestival - 2019


Moving Images videodance festival 2020
Nicosia , Cyprus
18 December

Salem State Dance Film Festival 2020 (online)
25 September

Zeitimpuls shortfilm 2020 (online)
22-27 June

Cinsedans FEST 2020
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Cyprus International Film Festival  2019 – Golden Aphrodite
25 November
Nicosia, Cyprus

IMARP 2019 – Mostra Internacional de Dança
18- 23 November
Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

KLAPPE AUF! Kurzfilmfestival 2019
10 – 12 November
Hamburg, Germany

Video Dance Showcase @ Quinzena de Dança de Almada 2019
21 September – 13 October
Almada, Portugal

Moving Bodies @ Lago Film Fest 2019
19-27 July
Revine Lago (TV) , Italy