Motion Control 2002
Devised and choreographed by Liz Aggiss and Billy Cowie
Take one glamorous and ageing dancer. Trap her in the real world, then smash into her private reality. Control her movement, contain her emotion. Well you can try but she has already beaten you to it. With hypersound and super smart awareness submit to this bizarre journey of entrapment.
Motion Control national and international touring includes: British Council Dance for Camera Tour 2003/4: Macdonia, Korea, Tunisia, Taiwan, Thailand : Over 30 Film Festivals 2001 – 2005 including: Ultima Oslo, 10th Archipelago Festival Rome, TTV Italy, Videodance Thessaloniki, Naples, Sitges, LA Shorts, IMZ Monaco, 31st DFA New York, Shorts! Amsterdam, St Petersburg, Moscow, 36th World FilmFest Houston, Rio de Janeiro, Mediawaves Hungary, Berlin, 56th Cannes Film Festival, Framed Oporto Portugal. Canada 2002/4 tour includes Toronto, Durham, Owen Sound, Chelsey. 15 date UK Tour 2002/3 on ‘Take 7’ curated by South East Dance
Television 2002-4: BBC2, NPS Netherlands, Finnish, German TV.
'A superb cinematic experiment that starts out
from the conventions of
video-dance but manages to go beyond’
'Motion Control is a stunner'
Le Quesne, L (Autumn 2005) Liz Aggiss 3D Queen of Brighton Das Jahrbuch von Ballettanz - tanzfilm
can be seen on the DVDROM included within the book 'Anarchic Dance'
Liz Aggiss and Billy Cowie, with
Ian Bamley. Routledge