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
Moving Images videodance festival 2020
Nicosia , Cyprus
Salem State Dance Film Festival 2020 (online)
Zeitimpuls shortfilm 2020 (online)
Cinsedans FEST 2020
Cyprus International Film Festival 2019 – Golden Aphrodite
IMARP 2019 – Mostra Internacional de Dança
18- 23 November
Ribeirão Preto, Brazil
KLAPPE AUF! Kurzfilmfestival 2019
10 – 12 November
Video Dance Showcase @ Quinzena de Dança de Almada 2019
21 September – 13 October
Moving Bodies @ Lago Film Fest 2019
Revine Lago (TV) , Italy