Merce Cunningham Trust

Camera Three: A Video Event 1973


DANCES Winterbranch
Second Hand>
Sounddance>
TV Rerun>
Changing Steps>
Landrover>
Signals>
LENGTH 60 minutes
DIRECTOR Merrill Brockway
PRODUCER Judy Kinberg (with Merrill Broakway), Camera Three, CBS
DISTRIBUTOR Alexander Street Press
COLOR/BW Color
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.