MOTION DANCE COLLECTIVE

The Motion Dance Collective (MDC) joins FIFTH WALL FEST ’s third edition with compelling everyday realities told through dance-on-screen narratives.

 

MDC is a globally acclaimed production company that creates “thought-provoking dance-films, to tell relevant stories through the hybrid practice that is screendance.”

 

View the selections here.

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ANYWHERE IS A DANCEFLOOR

 G 

2021

MATHEW BECKETT

A celebration of the creativity, resilience, and fierce spirit of Birmingham’s LGBTQ+ nightlife community.

 

DON'T PLAY WITH L(KN)IVES

2021

 PG 

OMARI 'MOTION' CARTER

Shedding light on the taboo of knife crime in the UK, a poignant message is delivered to young people — don’t play with lives. 

 G 

2022

 

EASE ON DOWN

2017

 G 

CRISTOBAL CATALAN

Jazz, body percussion, and dance unite in a short screendance to pose a question about migration and acceptance.

 G 

2022

 

END OF THE BLOCK

2012

 G 

KYLE STEVENSON

A compelling illustration of the harsh realities of trying to go beyond your postcode.

 G 

2022

FINDING MY FEET

2018

 PG 

OMARI 'MOTION' CARTER

Frustrations, doubts, and struggle that an injured dancer endures to find their feet again.

 G 

2022

 
 

IN PURSUIT OF JOY -
A SCREENDANCE BBQ

2019

 G 

OMARI 'MOTION' CARTER

A sensory exploration of the various ways we embody joy through its naturally occurring and performed expressions.

 G 

2022

THE GREAT SPOON
ESCAPE

2018

 G 

OMARI 'MOTION' CARTER

Unnoticed twists, quiet shuffles, and silent undulations within the mundane, relatable bedroom escape.

 G 

2022