Summerscape (1958): A Film by Charles AtlasAdditional title: Summerscape(Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, MerceAtlas, CharlesRauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987Copp, AaronCage, JohnTudor, David, 1926-1996Pesle, BenedicteRobert, MartineAlaux, RobertPamart, JacquesChambon, OlivierVan Franckin, N'GuyenBauer, StéphaneThorson, JoshuaMoore, StephanKnapp, WillShaw, Jane CatherineHall, JamesCunningham, MerceSwinston, RobertKosugi, Takehisa, 1938-James, JeffreyCarlson, TrevorPini, DavidPasanowic, MargaretVaughan, David, 1924-Bokaer, JonahChen, AshleyFarmer, HolleySteele, Jeannie KSwan, DerryTherrien, CherylMerce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2008
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4503
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesStatement of responsibility: Cunningham Dance Foundation presentsTitle provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from digital file content provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Morton Feldman, composer (Ixion); Robert Rauschenberg, decor and costumes; Aaron Copp, lighting; Charles Atlas, director; John Cage, David Tudor, musicians; Benedicte Pesle, executive producer; Martine Robert, assistant director; Robert Alaux, production manager; Jacques Pamart, director of photography; Olivier Chambon, Robert Alaux, additional cameras; N'Guyen Van Franckin, video assistant; Stephane Bauer, sound; Joshua Thorson, editor; Stephan Moore, sound consultant; Will Knapp, production manager; Aaron Copp, lighting director; Jane Shaw, music recording; James Hall, wardrobe supervisor; Merce Cunningham, artistic director; John Cage, founding music director; Robert Swinston, assistant to the choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, music director; Jeffrey James, executive director; Trevor Carlson, communications director; David Pini, company manager; Margaret Pasanowic, director of finance; David Vaughan, archivist.Performers: Jonah Bokaer, Ashley Chen, Holley Farmer, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Cheryl Therrien, dancers. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.Venue: Recorded 2008. Paris, France.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (22 min) : sound, color
DescriptionA film, directed by Charles Atlas, of the Merce Cunningham work Summerscape. This is the PAL format anamorphic version.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 930141595NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843139Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cf17ba00-8432-0134-c37b-00505686a51c
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