UeOmuite
BRASILsong
JAPANsong

ue wo muite arukuo / só danço samba, 2000

 

DV, TRT 4’ 38”

Camera: David P. Moore

Crew: Ricardo Sebastian, Cameron Smith, and Ian Smith

Participants: Becky Allen, Bia Gayotto, Charles Karubian, Maryam Kashani, Leticia Meza, Naoko Sugibayashi, Haruko Tanaka, and Mauro Wernick Monteiro.

 

A video collaboration with Haruko Tanaka presented in a karaoke style. The artists chose two popular 60's music hits from Japan and Brazil, their native countries, and invited nine friends to sing a cappella. The four minute video proposes a cultural exchange through language, music and rhythm.