Sean Dorsey Dance Featured at Cinema Diverse: Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival

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Camelot Theatres
Palm Springs Cultural Center
2300 East Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Sean Dorsey Dance’s film “AT WATER’S EDGE” is an Official Selection at the 15th annual Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival!

Featuring mesmerizing queer dance in watery coves and ocean edges, AT WATER’S EDGE is a short dance film by award-winning transgender choreographer Sean Dorsey – featuring Nol Simonse and Sean Dorsey. AT WATER’S EDGE is an invitation to conjure and manifest joy, pleasure, freedom and wild dreaming about our Futures.

This film is part of a series of dance films created for Sean Dorsey Dance’s THE LOST ART OF DREAMING – a multi-year project for stage and film that invites us to embrace expansive imagination, reconnect with longing, connect with joy and pleasure, and propel ourselves toward loving Futures.

AT WATER’S EDGE is featured in the shorts program “Shorts Set: For Arts Sake / Doc. Love” (Saturday September 24 @ 12:15pm, program runtime 113 minutes). 

“Stunning…These films are exquisite, intimate, and radiate with Dorsey’s gesture-rich choreography.”

Bay Times


48 Hills


Choreographed, directed and edited by: Sean Dorsey

Movement created and performed by Sean Dorsey and Nol Simonse

Original music composed/performed/recorded/mixed by: Anomie Belle

Filmed by: Annalise Ophelian
Costume Designer: Tiffany Amundson
Production Assistant: Shawna Virago