an animated duet of dancers in an awkward embrace

They Dance With Their Heads

2021 / Canada / 8 min

Directed by Thomas Corriveau
Choreography by Thomas Corriveau & Marie Mougeolle
Music composed by Guido del Fabbro
Cinematography by Thomas Corriveau
Sound by Olivier Calvert
“The Choreographer” played by Marc Béland

The severed head of a choreographer is held captive by an eagle on a desert island. With a dazzling mastery of drawing and painting, this animated short unexpectedly takes us into the sensitive world of an artist madly in love with dance.