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Vidéo | hdv | | 8:15 | Canada | 2010
Documentation of Rebecca Belmore?s performance VIGIL from the 2002 Talking Stick Festival in Vancouver . Performing on a street corner in the Downtown Eastside, Belmore commemorates the lives of missing and murdered aboriginal women who have dissapeared from the streets of Vancouver.
Born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1964 to Chinese parents from Malaysia and Mauritius. Trained as a dancer for 3 years at the Central School of Ballet. Danced with Swedish ballet companies, London Festival Ballet, Hong Kong Ballet, Union Dance Company, The Featherstonehaughs, Lloyd Newson etc etc. Freelanced as a dancer and extra/actor in various productions. Trained as a journalist at the London College of Printing. Regular writer for City Limits, SiYu Chinese Times, Dance Theatre Journal, The Independent, Socialist etc Researcher and producer at London Weekend Television. Assistant Producer at the BBC.