Television Productions / Reports / Tele Dance Journal

The Tele Dance Journal (Issues 1 – 7)
is a project by the German Dance Film Institute Bremen. Since 1993 the tele-magazine has been released every two years, initiated by the German-language cultural broadcasting station 3sat and the Goethe Institute. In these 90-minute video-productions, choreographers, dancers and other persons engaged in the cultural sector get their say. Latest developments in dance in Germany are pointed out in selected productions, including Urbane Rituale, Glamour, Magic Light by Tanzinitiative Hamburg, current topics are discussed within an international context.

Testers and Testators – Expressionist dance between exile and future
London (Laban), Hamburg (Urban Rituals), Karmiel/Israel (Karmiel Dance Festival); Authors: Heide-Marie Härtel, Irmela Kästner, Ulrich Scholz, Hartmut Sebel in: 6th Tele Dance Journal – Dance in the New Millenium (2002 / 2003) TV Premiere: 12 – 22 – 2003, 3sat Production: German Dance Film Institute Bremen, ZDF 3sat/arte, Goethe Institute, 2003; DVD: 87’, german and english version;
Glamour – the merchandise value of dance
Sasha Waltz, Vladimir Malakhov, Constanza Makras, Werner Schröter, Jochen Roller, Tanzinitiative Hamburg (Glamour & Magic Light) Author: Irmela Kästner in: 7th Tele Dance Journal – Body Politics (2004 – 2006) TV Premiere: 5 – 11 – 2006, 3sat Production: German Dance Film Institute Bremen, ZDF/3sat, Goethe Institute, 2003; DVD: 90’, german and english version All DVDs in english and german version available at: