A film about tango-foxtrot.
Provider: Kungliga biblioteket / Sweden 1930 [5:27]
Interview with the famous actress, dancer and music hall star (1906-1975).
Provider: RTBF / Belgium 1962 [12:30]
Young pupils at the Opera in Wien.
Provider: LUCE / Italy 1957 [0:57]
Ismael Ivo, dancer and choreographer from Brazil staged “Hamlet” with Johann Kresnik. His work is characterised by his almost animalistic expressivity.
Provider: Deutsche Welle / Germany 1996 [2:37]
Demonstration of different Clog dances, traditional Dutch dances on wooden shoes. The dancers are dressed in traditional local clothing.
Provider: Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision 1947 [9:05]
Ballet dancer Aliodija Ruzgaitė performs choreographic miniatures.
Provider: LCVA / Lithuania 1961 [3:45]
|Jitterbug world championships
The heats for the jitterbug, a very quick and rhythmic dance including be bop moves, are held at Madison Square Gardens in New York.
Provider: INA / France 1949 [0:47]
Feature on the Danish dancer Erik Bruhn. The White House wants to borrow him from the Royal Opera but is turned down.
Provider: Kungliga biblioteket / Sweden 1964 [2:02]
|Match in modern dance
Match in modern dance between Denmark, England and Germany. The British win, Denmark is number two.
Provider: DR / Denmark 1952 [0:35]
A portrait of ballet dancer Vladimir Malakhov, who some describe as currently the best ballet dancer in the world. Besides his passion for work, he has another great love – sleep.
Provider: Deutsche Welle / Germany 1997 [04:213]
|Colin Farrell Line Dancing
A young Colin Farrell line dancing with troupe ‘Step in Line’.
Provider: RTÉ / Ireland 1994 [01:53]
Interview with famous dancer and choreographer (1905-1986) on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the first international tour of Diaghilev’s Ballets russes.
Provider: RTBF / Belgium 1959 [10:04]
Ballet dancer Česlovas Žebrauskas performs “Eccentric dance”.
Provider: LCVA / Lithuania 1961 [01:50]
The Poliorama Theater Barcelona opens the season with “Self-Portrait” by flamenco dancer Maria Pages.
Provider: TV3 Televisió de Catalunya (TVC) / Spain 2010 [1:43]
A film about russian dance.
Provider: Kungliga biblioteket / Sweden 1931 [09:15]
|Eurovision Song Contest Riverdance
The interval act at the Eurovision Song Contest 1994 ‘Riverdance’ wows the audience.
Provider: RTÉ / Ireland 1994 [07:27]
John Conneely dances a reel in his unique style.
Provider: RTÉ / Ireland 1972 [3:24]