El Otro (Viviana Ariza and Felipe Rodríguez. Colombia.) 6:37 min.
Screendance created in co-participation with deaf people, based on the formational parameters of the Colombian Sign Language (L.S.C) that looks for the diffusion of the deaf culture and its linguistic minority.
Direction: Vivi Ariza
Production: Felipe Rodríguez, Vivi Ariza
Choreography: Paola Merchan, Luis Pedraza, Ronald Solano
Photography: Vivi Ariza
Camera: Vivi Ariza
Post production: Wilmer Vargas
Music: Rioyi Ikeda
Performer: Paola Merchan
VIVIANA ARIZA Y FELIPE RODRÍGUEZ
Independent Audiovisual Collective founded by Viviana Ariza —visual artist who implements plastic arts, photography and inclusive art in her works— and Felipe
Rodríguez —plastic artist whose work includes techniques of sculpture, video editing, mix and music production—. GECKO RODANTE started in 2014 with the aim of creating moving images where mixing several techniques and artistic elements that are contained in the wide range of possibilities of an audiovisual production, such as: screendance, stop-motion, clay-motion, and experimental video; consolidating each
audiovisual piece by playing with the interaction between all these techniques of production in each work. We have participated in Festival Esbosarte, in editions 2014 and 2015.
Interview to Vivi Ariza, talking about her creative experience. Filmed via long distance computer call: SKYPE.