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Pretty Big Dig



Pretty Big Dig 3:26 Newfoundland 2002

Director/Producer/Choreographer: Anne Troake
Machine Operators: Chris Greeley, Ed Breen, Rick Hunt
Composer: Justin Hayes
Funder: Bravo!FACT

A dance film that gently illustrates the assimilation of technology.


About Bravo!FACT

Bravo!FACT (Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) was established in 1995 by Bravo! and CHUM Television to provide grants for the production of Canadian short films and videos covering a wide range of arts disciplines. Bravo!FACT has distributed close to ten million dollars in grants for almost one thousand shorts across the country.

The dance shorts have enjoyed immense popularity and acclain worldwide. At times the dance shorts are adaptations of live stage works; often they are created for the camera.

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"They only last a few minutes, but many of these minidramas are gorgeously made labours of love for the filmmakers. They are stunning in their originality and invention"- John Doyle, The Globe and Mail