2015 FESTIVAL THEME

FILM. FRAME. FORM

AYEOLA, THE DANCE OF COLORS

Director: Jonathan Drumeaux


The short documentary "Ayeola, the dance of colors" is the first by Jonathan Drumeaux. Most of the audiovisual work done by this guadeloupean director were in the domain of videoclips. The multi-chapter series clip, "Thrill Of The Game," by Rachel Claudio, is one of his most representative examples.

Ayeola: the Dance of Colors"is the portrait of a Guadeloupean artist and painter who resides in Salvador, Bahia (Brazil). It narrates how her own sensibilies and astonishment at the changing colors of the sky, led her naturally to painting those colors. A dancer from her early childhood, Ayeola reveals the close relationship between movements, colors and rythm, an interconnection which is the nexus of her Art