Dancing with My Dad
A SHORT FILM
Dancing with My Dad is a film created in collaboration with filmmaker Alex Ayre, which examines the relationship between Lizzie and her Dad, David Klotz. Following the process of finding a shared language between Lizzie and David, Dancing with My Dad explores the use of verbal and non-verbal communication as a means of talking, sharing and learning about each other.
Choreographers + Performers: David Klotz, Lizzie J Klotz
Director, Camera + Editor: Alex Ayre
Composer: Jack Burton
Sound Recordist: John Barratt
Gaffer: Christopher J Orr
Production Assistant: Beth Veitch
Length: 13.5 minutes
Dancing with My Dad was commissioned by Random Acts Network Centre North and supported by Tyneside Cinema, Northumberland County Council and Dance City, using public funding by Arts Council England.
'Smashing the firmament, taking her dad David by the hand and leading him on a contemporary dance odyssey, an intimate - and very funny - journey captured in scintillating flashbulb moments by director Alex Ayre.'
- Leigh Venus, NARC at Fawn and other works