Merce Cunningham Trust

Camera Three: A Video Event 1973

DANCES Winterbranch
Second Hand>
TV Rerun>
Changing Steps>
LENGTH 60 minutes
DIRECTOR Merrill Brockway
PRODUCER Judy Kinberg (with Merrill Broakway), Camera Three, CBS
DISTRIBUTOR Alexander Street Press
MUSIC Burdocks, Christian Wolff
DANCERS Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Meg Harper, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, Catherine Kerr, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Brynar Mehl, Charles Moulton, Julie Roess-Smith, Valda Setterfield
Two half-hour programs featuring Cunningham and his Company. A marriage of choreography and video techniques occurs in this two-part program on Merce Cunningham and his dance company. Cunningham makes use of multiple screen images. An "video event" the programis comprised of excerpts from: "Winterbranch", "Second Hand", "Sounddance", "TV Rerun", "Changing Steps", "Landrover", "Signals" as well rehearsal and class footage. Filmed in CBS Studio 45, NYC.