Life in Movement

Life in Movement

Life in Movement

Australian documentary exploring the work of German-born dancer and choreographer Tanja Leidtke whose career was cut short by her unexpected death at age 29. More

In 2007, the Sydney Dance Company appointed Liedtke as their first new artistic director in 30 years. Before she could take up the position she was struck and killed by a truck in the middle of the night. Admired internationally as a dancer and celebrated for her fresh choreographic voice, 18 months after her death her collaborators embark on a world tour of her work. Interspersed with footage of Liedtke's artistic process and previously unseen interviews. 

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Life in Movement | Reviews

Urban Cinefile

Urban Cinefile

A heartfelt and valuable work that documents a remarkable young woman, who would have given us all such a fantastic body of dance work over the years.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

In every sense, it's a moving story.

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SBS

SBS

A poignant story and compelling viewing, even for those who aren’t modern dance enthusiasts.

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