Video recording of studio rehearsal of 'Dancing Attendance on the Cultural Chasm' by Rambert Dance Company in the Upper Studio, Rambert Dance Company, Chiswick

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      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0390/001
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      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Handheld camera, camera operator follows dancers’ movements using pans and zoom. Due to this some dancers’ are out of shot at times. Filmed from left corner of studio. 00:02:00 – 00:11:30 full studio run with recorded music. No costumes, natural daylight through window. The angle of the light means that as the dancers’ move their visibility varies. As such they can appear in silhouette or in good light with facial features seen in detail. The choreography is clear. At 00:11:30 the music stops and the dancers continue to rehearse. The music restarts 00:13:50 and the dancers continue to rehearse. The recording ends 00:27:00 shortly after the studio run is complete.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:03 - 00:27:00

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