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dancer | choreographer | filmmaker Susanne Svantesson
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Susanne Svantesson is a freelance dancer/choreographer and filmmaker.
The english version of the website is under construction and will be translated gradually. Thanks for your patience!
Susanne has worked as a freelance dancer/choreographer and dance teacher since 1987 after graduating from the University of Dance, Stockholm. She has worked with many different choreographers in numerous performances and has also created her own productions since 1990. Susanne teaches contemporary dans, composition and improvisation.
Since the mid-1990s, Susanne has also been working with film. She has made several acclaimed films, including the portrait documentary The king of Herrvik – about the boat builder Axner Bodin from Herrvik on eastern Gotland, Men who dance – about older men from Gotland who start dancing contemporary dance and The body speaks all languages.
The short film The blue dress was to have it´s premiere in March 2020, but the premiere was unfortunately forced to be canceled due to the current pandemic. Premiere information will come as soon as possible!
Feel free to look under Biography and Dance and Film to read more about Susanne, stage productions and films!
Susanne has been awarded a grant from the Memory of Björn Lindroth Foundation for her work with film, the motivation
Susanne Svantessons films are not only documentations of a forgotten time in the history of Swedish Industry.
They are about human dignity.
She dares to describe in long sequences giving time for your thoughts to wander to the place she chooses while the sky over Gotland turns to sea.
Perhaps her works are about life´s meaning.