Author: Tanzrauschen

It is almost like a Christmas story: Searching for Phoenix. A short dance film about a world yearning for change.

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    Searching for Phoenix © TANZRAUSCHEN

In the backdrop of the COVID-19-crises in Europe, the film takes you on a journey with the young bureaucrat Phoenix, who is assigned by his supervisor from the Ministry of Innovation and Change to access the implications of the pandemic for the German economy.
He embarks on a journey, where he must overcome personal and professional obstacles to fulfill his work assignment. With songs by the British jazz singer and song-writer Emma Bonnici.

Together with EMERSION(FR), 36 MONTHS (GR), CIRCOLOGY (FIN) and DANSOMATON (IT) – SEARCHING FOR PHOENIX (DE) is the fifth short dance film developed and produced in the scope of the European dance film LAB: mAPs- migrating Artists Project and its first edition and collection on the theme of POWER supported by Creative Europe.

TANZRAUSCHEN already invites you to the Market Screening of Searching for Phoenix at the Avant Première Music + Media Market Vienna 2022.

Title: Searching for Phoenix
Duration: 15 minutes
Production year: 2022
Style: Narrative Dance Short
Funding members of the mAPs-Project: Funding members of the mAPs-Project: DAN.CIN.LAB (France), COORPI (Italy), MALAKTA Films (Finland), MOZ (Greece), TANZRAUSCHEN (Germany)
Director: Marc Wagenbach
Executive Producer: Marc Wagenbach/TANZRAUSCHEN (Germany)



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