Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow

Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow

Director: Ron Honsa

Cast: Ron Honsa, Bill T. Jones, Marge Champion, Merce Cunningham

     
 

Documentary filmmaker Ron Honsa offers this behind-the-scenes look at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, an annual event founded by Ted Shawn in the 1930s that showcases a diverse range of dancers and styles from around the globe. Interviews with such talented hoofers as renowned ballerina …  See more details below

Overview

Documentary filmmaker Ron Honsa offers this behind-the-scenes look at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, an annual event founded by Ted Shawn in the 1930s that showcases a diverse range of dancers and styles from around the globe. Interviews with such talented hoofers as renowned ballerina Suzanne Farrell and others offer a fascinating glimpse into the world of dance, and archival footage of previous festivals allow fans a glimpse at how the event has evolved over the years.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/17/2012
UPC:
0720229915175
Original Release:
2011
Source:
First Run Features
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Time:
1:14:00
Sales rank:
79,137

Special Features

Extended interview with Merce Cunningham; The center family farm at Jacob's pillow/Invisible wings; Peformance footage of Chunky Move in I want to Dance Better at Parties Mimulus in on the left-hand side of Who Goes up the Street; the Lombar twins/C Jam Blues

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Bill T. Jones Narrator
Marge Champion Participant
Merce Cunningham Participant
Suzanne Farrell Participant
Diane Ferlatte Participant
Frederic Franklin Participant
Joanna Haigood Participant
Anna-Marie Holmes Participant
Nikolaj Hübbe Participant
Bill Irwin Participant
Judith Jamison Participant
Jomar Mesquita Participant
Mark Morris Participant
Jens Rosén Participant
Shantala Shivalingappa Participant
Paul Taylor Participant
Linda Tillery Participant
Rasta Thomas Participant

Technical Credits
Ron Honsa Director,Camera Operator,Producer,Screenwriter
Ella Baff Executive Producer
Jason Gillet Sound Mixer
Peter Hastorf Production Manager
Jeff Hodges Camera Operator
Chip Hogg Sound Mixer
Jimmy O'Donnell Cinematographer
Nan Penman Producer,Screenwriter
Étienne Sauret Cinematographer
Sean M. Stack Production Manager
Charles Yurick Editor

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow
1. Chapter 1 [5:52]
2. Chapter 2 [6:07]
3. Chapter 3 [6:29]
4. Chapter 4 [5:49]
5. Chapter 5 [7:23]
6. Chapter 6 [4:36]
7. Chapter 7 [7:02]
8. Chapter 8 [5:58]
9. Chapter 9 [4:48]
10. Chapter 10 [7:48]
11. Chapter 11 [6:12]
12. Chapter 12 [4:59]

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