UTSYN / OUTLOOK is a traveling cinematic journey through movement and architecture, and an intimate view of the unique museum building of Ivar Aasen-tunet in Ørsta, Norway. This dance film is a celebration of the curiosity and hunger for knowledge, and the ability to grow and gain new perspectives through exploring the art of literature as well as looking outward.
The film was created for the 20th anniversary of Ivar Aasen-tunet in Ørsta, Norway, on June 22nd 2020, which was designed by the world renowned architect Sverre Fehn, and opened in 2000.
CHOREOGRAPHY, PERFORMANCE & VIDEO EDITING by Einy Åm Sparks
CINEMATOGRAPHY by Atle Vasbotn Remmereit, Oclin.
MUSIC by SoundFORMovment / Michael Wall
Commissioned by Nynorsk kultursentrum
06.21.2020, Ivar Aasen-tunet, Ørsta (Norway). OPEN HOUSE 12-4pm.
11.12.2020 – 11.15.2020, Rethink Dance Film Festival, Fargo, ND, USA (online)
12.28.2020 – 01.09.2021, ROLLOUT Dance Film Festival, Macao (online)
05.28.2021 – 09.06.2021, EnCore Dance on Film Festival & Decatur Arts Festival 2021, Decatur, GA, USA
07.07.2021 – 07.09.2021, ScreenDance Festival, Katowice, Poland
10.07.2021, Western Norway Film Center, Møre & Romsdal conference, Ålesund, Norway
11.04.2021 – 11.13.2021, Frame x Frame Film Fest, Houston, TX, USA
11.24.2021 – 12.18.2021, InShadow – Lisbon Screendance Festival, Lisbon, Spain
01.21.2022 – 02.06.2022, Rogue Dancer Film Fest, Raleigh, NC, USA
03.26.2022 – 03.27.2022, Opine Dance Film Festival, Philadelphia, PA, USA