Award of Merit – “Collective Stasis” (UK)

Title: Collective Stasis
Runtime: 10 min
Country: UK  
Director: Jamiel Laurence
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: June, 2020

Synopsis: A Dance Film that takes a perspective on Dance, Nature and the Architecture of Glasgow urban living during the 9th week of the Isolation Lockdown of 2020.

The film is a meditation on the idea of looking at dance from the outside in, as dancers of Glasgow come to terms with their current state of inactivity, and dance creators are forced to find new ways to develop and capture their work.