The Catherine Wheel

United Kingdom, 1982

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Twyla Tharp, a leading choreographer, and David Byrne of “Talking Heads” fame have worked together to masterfully crosscut fragments of emotion through music and movement. This breathtaking and explosive piece of dance theatre broke new ground in modern dance and music. Rated: G

Credits

producer

Alan Yentob

Language

English

Duration

01:27:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

35419

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Great Britain

Music & Performing Arts → Byrne, David

Music & Performing Arts → Choreography

Music & Performing Arts → Modern dance

Music & Performing Arts → Rock music

Music & Performing Arts → Tharp, Twyla

People → Byrne, David

People → Tharp, Twyla

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/79603--the-catherine-wheel/ |title=The Catherine Wheel |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=27 January 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}