Crises (1960): A Film by Charles AtlasAdditional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation CollectionAdditional title: Crises (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer.)Atlas, Charles (director.)Richards, Cathy (film production manager.)Alterman, Jarred (director of photography.)Harlow, Mike (additional cameraperson.)Thorson, Joshua (additional cameraperson.)Chimera, Adam (utility/sound.)Mak, Gerry (production assistant.)Fogel, Glen (editor.)Cunningham, Merce (reconstructionist.)Brown, Carolyn, 1927- (reconstructionist.)Teitelbaum, Carol (reconstructionist.)Johnson, Josh (production manager.)Byrne, Megan (lighting.)Finke, Anna (wardrobe supervisor.)Cunningham, Merce (artistic director.)Cage, John (founding music director.)Swinston, Robert (assistant to the choreographer.)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (music director.)Carlson, Trevor (executive director.)Wilhelms, Rebecca (company manager.)Wichern, Lynn (chief financial officer.)Vaughan, David, 1924- (archivist.)Cunningham, Julie Dawn (dancer.)Farmer, Holley (dancer.)Goggans, Jennifer (dancer.)Mitchell, Rashaun (dancer.)Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (dancer.)Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 2008Other Date: 2008.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4489_v01
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceMusicVideoFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesTitle provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Charles Atlas, director; Cathy Richards, film production manager; Jarred Alterman, director of photography; Mike Harlow, Joshua Thorson, additional cameras; Adam Chimera, utility/sound; Gerry Mak, production assistant; Glen Fogel, editor; Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Carol Teitelbaum, reconstruction of Crises; Josh Johnson, production manager; Megan Byrne, lighting director; Anna Finke, wardrobe supervisor; For The Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation: Merce Cunningham, artistic director; John Cage (1912-1992), founding music director; Robert Swinston, assistant to the choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, music director; Trevor Carlson, executive director; Rebecca Wilhelms, company manager; Lynn Wichern, chief financial officer; David Vaughan, archivist.Performers: Julie Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Andrea Weber, dancers. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.Venue: Recorded 2008. New York City.System details: Streaming video.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (23 min) : sound, color
DescriptionA film, directed by Charles Atlas, of the Merce Cunningham work Crises. This is the non-widescreen version.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 930141434NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843132Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 984ad310-a99e-0133-eecb-60f81dd2b63c
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