Horseplay

Ruth Meyer Short film - 2010 - 12 min.

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Two men in a Frisian pasture use arm gestures and sounds to set a herd of shiny black Frisian horses in motion. In the grass, the couple dance the story of their relationship: the meeting, circling around each other, getting entangled, balancing and subsequently rejection. Meanwhile, against the background of a typically Dutch sky, the horses have their own choreography, in which they run, jump and dance synchronously, as in a dance.

Credits

Director(s) Ruth Meyer
Script Ruth Meyer
Producer(s) Carmen Cobos
Production Company
Cobos Films BV
Stichting Dansgroep Ruth Meyer
Director of Photography
Editing
Sound Design
Harry de Wit
Jannes Noorman
Sound on Set
Music
Cast
Production Country
Netherlands