Alla Kovgan’s 3D cinematic experience about Merce Cunningham was partly filmed at MMC Sttudios in Cologne. Following the iconic choreographer’s centenary this year, Magnolia Pictures will release the documentary in the U.S. starting December 13, while Camino Filmverleih will bring the film to theaters in Germany on December 19.
‘Cunningham’ traces the artistic evolution of the legendary American choreographer. The 3D technology weaves together his philosophies and stories, creating a visceral journey into Cunningham’s innovative work. A breathtaking explosion of dance, music, and never-before-seen archival material, this documentary is a timely tribute to one of the world’s great modern dance artists. Not to be missed!
More information: www.cunninghamfilm.com
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