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LUVOS MIGRATIONS

short movie, at about 20 minutes

to be premiered in September 2022


The dance technique and the aesthetics of LUVOSmove® were invented and developed within the framework of the collective Vorgänge and the editta braun company by generations of dancers from 1985 until today.


The seven dance pieces created so far have been and are being shown all over the world.

direction: Menie Weissbacher & Editta Braun

camera, post-production, animation: Menie Weissbacher

dance: Martyna Lorenc, Anna Maria Müller, Sonia Borkowicz, Berta Ramírez

composition, recording, mixing: Thierry Zaboitzeff

light design, dramaturgical coaching: Thomas Hinterberger

location scouting in Austria and Kenia: Menie Weissbacher

story board: Editta Braun

Making of & catering: Maja Mirek

dramaturgical counseling: Gerda Poschmann-Reichenau

gaffer girl: Malou

costumes: Lili Brit Pfeiffer

production: editta braun company

financial support: Federal Ministry Republic of Austria for, Arts, Culture, Civil Service and Sports

City of Salzburg, Region of Salzburg


Menie Weissbacher - camera, post produkcion, animation

* 1964 in St. Martin bei Lofer, photographer and filmmaker with a large photo and film studio in Hallein, advertising photography in the fields of classic advertising, industry, image, fashion and product.

https://studio-weissbacher.com



Editta Braun - artistic direction

* 1958 in Austria, pioneer of contemporary choreography in Austria. Academic degree in Science of Sports and German Language and Literature (University of Salzburg). Studied dance in Paris and New York, teaches at the University of Salzburg and at the Anton Bruckner Private University Linz. Has created more than 30 productions (physical theater, dance) and tours world-wide with her company. Characteristics: intercultural collaborations, politically engaged, feminist view on society and theater. International Prize of Arts and Culture of the City of Salzburg in 2014, Great Prize of Arts of the Region of Salzburg 2017.



Thierry Zaboitzeff - composition

Born 1953 in the north of France. Founder and composer for the Avantgarde-Rock- Formation ART ZOYD, touring world-wide. Since 1995 solo and group-formation projects. Freelance composer and musician for film, dance, theater, events. Publishing of 28 Albums.   www.zaboitzeff.org



Thomas Hinterberger -  light design, coaching film dramaturgy

* in Linz, director and lighting designer, productions in Lithuania, Germany, Switzerland and Austria, founding member of Theater Phönix Linz, technical directors of, among others, Ars Electronica Festival Linz, Festival Cour des Capucins Luxembourg, Art Zoyd, Vorgänge, Cataracts, Lawine Torrén. Theatre der Jugend Vienna, Theater Phönix Linz. Since 2006 director of the HörTheater series at the

Stifterhaus Linz.



Anna Maria Müller - dance

Born 1980 in Salzburg, Mag. phil., dance education at the Arts Educational School (London), University Vienna and Anton Bruckneruniversity Linz. Since 2005 freelance dancer, choreographer. Founds 09 the Pilates Studio Innsbruck. Since 2006 member of editta braun company. Performs with e b c  in: Abseits, Paradies, Coppercity, Matches of Time, Luvos, CLOSE UP, Close Up 2.0, Fanghoumé, Hydráos, Hydrolákis, vol. 1, Luvos migrations.  



Martyna Lorenc - dance

Born in 1987 in Poznań, Poland. Choreographer, performing artist, researcher. MSc. Cognitive Science, BA dance & pedagogy. Long-term member of ebcie and C.O.V. Company Off Verticality/Rose Breuss. Engagements with Alex Gottfarb, Alexandra Waierstall, Rosalind Crisp, Georg Blaschke, David Zambrano, a.o. Co-founder of Lab On Stage art collective. Creates own choreographic works, often in experimental formats. Her work  draws from interdisciplinary research. Performs with  e b c  in: planet Luvos, 4plus1, instant, CLOSE UP, Close Up 2.0, 4only, Fanghoumé, Hydrolákis, vol. 2, Hydráos, Human, instant, vol. 22, Luvos migrations.  www.martynalorenc.com



Sonia Borkowicz - dance, research

Born 1993 in Poznań (PL). BA in Dance & Pedagogy in Anton Bruckner University Linz. Engagements with Isabelle Schad, Jianan Qu, Yumiko Yoshioka, Editta Braun. Founding member of artistic collaboration "Collective B". Culture manager and event curator of Body/Sound/Space and Tanzhafen Festival (Linz/AT). Performs with  e b c  in: 4only, instant Aphaia, instant Kaliska, Close Up 2.0, Fanghoumé, Hydráos, Luvos migrations.



Berta Ramírez - dance

* 2000 in Barcelona, started her dance studies in the school Compay&Company. At the age of 18, she started her BA in Stage Dance and Pedagogy at Anton Bruckner University in Linz, Austria. Currently, she is finishing her last year of Bachelor studies in an exchange with the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln. Performs with  e b c  in: Luvos migrations.



dancers who have developed LUVOSmove®:

Martyna Lorenc, Sonia Borkowicz, Anna Maria Müller, Berta Ramírez, Sandra Hofstötter, Katja Bablick, Anna Lis, Špela Vodeb, Dorota Karolina Łęcka, Andrea Maria Handler, Marcella Mancini, Agnieska Obuchowicz, Zoé Alibert, Barbara Motschiunik, Magdaléna Čaprdóva, Ulrike Hager, Lisa Hinterreithner, Sabile Rasiti, Mata Sakka, Beda Percht, Ekke Hager, Wolf Junger, Annette Mäser, Anna Hauer, Marion Hackl, Silvia Gruber