Material Bodies

Material Bodies
TitleMaterial Bodies
English titleMaterial Bodies
DirectorDorothy Allen-Pickard
CountryUnited Kingdom
GenreDocumentary, Children’s and youth film, Dance film
Festival year2021
CompetitionsChildren’s and Youth Film Competition
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Through interweaving dance and dialogue, Material Bodies is a sensual and cinematic look at the relationship between amputees and their limbs. This visceral and colourful short film explores how a prosthetic leg can be more like a piece of jewellery, a dance companion or a part of you.