[Aerowaves] SPRING FORWARD 2022 / #SpringbackSocialElefsina
[FESTIVAL & ARTISTS INTERVIEW SERIES]
#SpringbackSocial is a series of video snippets to follow the jam-packed action of the festival, presented by Springback writer Róisín O’Brien and Aerowaves Artist Alexandros Stavropoulos.
A Springback Production
Director: Enya Belak
Camera and sound: Igor Crnkovic
Editor: María Alonso Araujo
Producer: Clàudia Brufau Bonet
Production assistant: Róisín O’Brien
Interviews were conducted in collaboration with Springback Magazine
Springback Writers & Aerowaves 2022 Artists
Róisín O’Brien & Artist Alexandros Stavropoulos with Spring Forward 2022 hosts and guests of the festival
Filmed at Spring Froward Festival
2022 Elefsina, Greece
Spring Forward took place in Elefsina (Greece) from Thursday 28 April to Sunday 1 May 2022
Spring Forward 2022 presented no less than 25 performances in 5 venues during 4 days and culminated Aerowaves 25 years celebration.
Alongside the European based companies, as part of the Aerowaves Exchange initiative Spring Forward’s programme included Asian artists and organisations: Ayano Yokoyama (Japan), Q dance company (South Korea), Yeu-kwn Wang / Shimmering Productions (Taiwan) and Movers Platform (Japan/Korea/Greece). Former Aerowaves artist Jesús Rubio Gamo presented ‘Gran Bolero’ to celebrate 25 years of Aerowaves. And Springback Production also premiered ‘Aerowaves at 25’, a documentary directed by Enya Belak.
Spring Forward 2022 welcomed 333 dance professionals from 48 countries and 3000 local spectators from Elefsina enjoyed the festival’s performances.