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Home  (2014)


Home is my first investigation into urban space. While earlier works have been inspired by nature this piece was created via improvised dance and improvised filming at train tracks in Texas. Being the performer in this piece an emphasis was laid how the knowledge of being the director and camera person influences the way in which I performed, becoming a dancer who not only improvised on location but at the same becomes a thinking dancer who is aware of the choreography and camera simultaneously, and as such this is a further investigation into site specific improvised screendance making.

Director: Heike Salzer & Ana Baer

Choreography & Dance: Heike Salzer
Camera: Ana Baer
Editing: Heike Salzer & Ana Baer

Sound: Jeff Mohler

Production: Heike Salzer & Ana Baer

Country of production: 2014, United States and United Kingdom

Publication details

Screening records

Split screen version:

July 5-7, 2018

Invited for screening at S.E.T. me free Screendance “Positioning” Festival, Palazzo Pereira, Valetta, Malta, (European Capital of Culture), during the Dance Studies Association conference 'Contra: Dance & Conflict.', University of Valetta (int)

August 5-7, 2016

Invited for screening at The National Dance Society's Annual Conference-Dance In Broad Perspectives, Texas A & M University, College Station, Texas (United States) (int)

April 18-30, 2016

Festival Des Arts/Des Cines 6, Pre-selection of Stela International Videodance Competition on the theme of ‘The Rails’. Saint Etienne, (France) (int.)


Screened with live music by ‘Texas State Mysterium for New Music Ensemble’

April 24, 2016

Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, San Marcos, TX, (United States) (int.)

April 15, 2016

University Galleries, San Marcos, TX, (United States) (int.)

March 4, 2016

Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre, San Marcos, TX (United States) (int.)


March, 3+5, 2016

Screened during Merge Dance Company concert IMerge,

Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre, San Marcos, TX (United States) (int.)


Single screen version:

June 12, 2015             

Screened during presentation by Baer A.‘Motion and emotion in heterogeneous geographies- Intersection between choreography and videography’. at the 5th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Emotional Geographies, University of Edinburgh, 10-12 June 2015 (United Kingdom) (int.)

May 14, 2015

Screened during lecture by Baer A.‘Creating a screendance in a Natural Environment, Improvising, Adapting and everything in between’. School of Arts and Media, Teesside University, Middlesbrough, (United Kingdom) (int.)

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