Making Men – dir. Antoine Panier

Original Film Title: Making Men

Directors Name: Antoine Panier

Writers Name: Antoine Panier, Harold George

Producer: Dunia Dance Theatre

Country of Origin: Belgium

Country of Filming: Zimbabwe

Language: English

Runtime: 10 min

Film Description: 

Making Men examines the question of masculinity. This dance film zooms in on 4 individuals in the process of becoming men. As is expected, they proceed unquestioningly into manhood through various stages of their lives, adopting the clearly coded characteristics allowed by society.

However, a feeling of unease, in the very depths of their being, oppresses them. They feel uncertainty but also something else, harder to define…

Shot in the breathtaking landscape of Zimbabwe, the film features strong and rhythmical choreography but also a special camera work that intensifies emotions inspired by the movement.

%d bloggers like this: