Hanya Holm: A RetrospectiveAdditional title: Claudia Gitelman archive
NamesHolm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Interviewee)Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Choreographer)Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Dancer)Sullivan, Kathryn (Film producer)Sullivan, Kathryn (Film director)Sullivan, Kathryn (Author of dialog)Abarca-Benavides, Cady (Film editor)Beckman, Claire (Narrator)Sagolla, Lisa Jo (Editor)Umanskaya, Raisa (Composer)Insight Media (Firm) (Publisher)
Claudia Gitelman Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2011Place: [New York] :Publisher: Insight Media,
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2490
TopicsHolm, Hanya, 1893-1992Choreographers -- United StatesDance teachers -- United StatesModern dance -- United States
GenresDocumentary filmsFilmed danceFilmed performancesMotion pictures
NotesStatement of responsibility: produced, directed and written by Kathryn Sullivan.Content: Widescreen.Creation/production credits: Edited by Cady Abarca-Benavides ; script editor, Lisa Jo Sagolla ; original music, Raisa Umanskaya.Performers: Narrator, Claire Beckman.Acquisition: Gift; Alix I., Hillary, and Lisa Gitelman; 2013.
Physical DescriptionVideodiscExtent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (26 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DescriptionThis program traces the life and career of German modern dance pioneer Hanya Holm with archival footage and photographs. Beginning with her early work with Mary Wigman through her move to the United States and the establishment of her own school, the Hanya Holm Scool of Dance, and her dance company, Hanya Holm Dance Company, to her influence on an entire generation of modern dancers. Also discusses her work as a choreographer for operas, films, and Broadway shows including Kiss Me Kate, My Fair Lady, and Camelot, and explaining that Holm was the first to use labanotation to document and copyright choreography for the theater.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 903259355NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20528561Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ca44db0-9e88-0132-327b-3c075448cc4b
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