Music "Stampede" by BlackDoe
... to submit! Win a chance to be featured on YAK and ADOBE social networks!
WHAT: Yak documents some of the most innovative dance movements ever. They’re “Exquisite Zombies” series of films for Adobe Project 1324 highlights how hip hop dance is not only a catalyst of self-expression, communication and community, but a force for change in the digital space.
Now, YAK Films is challenging you to make your own moves.
WHO: 13 to 24 year olds
HOW: In an original video, photo, animation or music sample of your own creation, imagine how movement connects people beyond language and borders.
Examples of movement can include anything from hitting a drum to the stroke of a brush, visualizing the unique ways your body can move or how a piece of music can make you move.
OPPORTUNITY: Select submissions will be featured by YAK Films and Adobe Project 1324 social channels worldwide.
MISSION: Yak Films documents the power of dance as a catalyst of self-expression,
community, and a force for change in the digital space.
ABOUT: Yak is dedicated to bringing quality local visuals to a growing global audience. Established in 2008 in Oakland, California, home of the legendary TURF FEINZ dance crew and the Youth UpRising community center. Today working with Adobe Project 1324 and Destiny Arts community center, our mission continues to be about guiding young people to build the new media skills used to tell their own stories, beyond played out mainstream narratives.http://www.project1324.comhttp://www.YAKFILMS.com
Thank you to our student Ella Newton from Destiny Arts in Oakland, CA, for the text graphics animation!
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