Anatomy of Melancholy. (Nuria Fragoso. Mexico.) 6:26 min.
Visual metaphors about space and emotions portray the quality of melancholy in the character of social groups. Inner feelings through round trips reveal group catharsis, catalyzed by the inadequacy of communicative processes between contemporary individuals.
Direction: Nuria Fragoso
Choreography: Collective Process.
Performers: Waldo Facco, David Leone, Natali González, Barbara Foulkes, Lucía Villa, Carmen Carvajal, Talthui Maza, Janette Fernández, Claudia Landavazo
Camera: José Luis Aranda Nucamendi, Nuria Fragoso
Editing: Martha Uc, Nuria Fragoso
Original Sound Track: Antonio Russek
Scenery: Jhazmín Michán / Ary Ehrenberg
Production: EMPAC. Dance Movies Commission 2009-2010, Troy, NY.
Mexican artist, dancer and Performer. She has turned her interest to the phenomenon of space as a social reality and as shaper of human relationships. Through her work, she has used space as a social concept to strengthen the research on the ways to create movement and work deeply into the interdisciplinary practices. Currently she pursues a diversity of projects through the use of audiovisual tools with the intent to
constantly generate new groups among various performing, visual and multimedia artists.