German lineage in modern dance [videorecording] : solos by Wigman, Hoyer, Holm, Nikolais, Louis / Dancetime Publications presents ; conceived and performed by Betsy Fisher ; produced by Dancetime Productions.
"German lineage in modern dance celebrates the legacy of modern dance that started in Germany before WWI and developed into new dimensions in the United States in the late 20th century. The influence of this complex and compelling heritage has spanned decades and spread to diverse areas globally. This DVD includes solos by innovators and artistic heirs of German Expression Dance, or Ausdruckstanz. Works of each choreographer are highlighted through solos, narration and original photographs."--Container.
Witch dance, and swinging landscapes / Mary Wigman -- Two excerpts from Affectos humanos / Dore Hoyer -- Excerpt from Homage to Mahler / Hanya Holm -- Excerpt from Tribe, plus photos by Tom Caravaglia / Alwin Nikolais -- Excerpt from Figura / Murray Louis.