Interdisciplinary dance research project + choreographed film + digital animation AMAZONA or the dance of resistance project by Andressa Cantergiani has two main objectives: one of them is to create a community that carries out social, educational and community practices around the theme of combating gender violence. The other is to carry out performative research on diverse women warriors and self-defense practices for women and self-care to create a new performance piece and video performance in collaboration with other researchers. Together with director Andressa Cantergiani, Mert Akbal produced in this project animations and computer generated imagery as visual artist.
Concept & Artistic direction:Andressa Cantergiani | Performances of Characters 3d & collective choreography:Andressa Cantergiani, Pêdra Costa, Daddypuss Rex, Julia B.Laperrière, Mzamo, Maque Pereyra, P.G.L (Or Meilin)
Animation & visual art: Mert Akbal
Script: Andressa Cantergiani & Paz Ponce
Research, dramaturgical support & event curation:Paz Ponce
Characters 3d modeling:Esteban Rivera| Sound Design & score:Alan Egedy
Digital space consultants:
Ana María Millán, Mert Akbal Project technical assistant direction & coordination: Gabriel Vallecillo, Andreas Harder Graphic designer: Karen Hofstetter