Premiered on Wednesday June 28th, 2017at the Contact Dance International Film Festival (CDIFF) and awarded First Place by the audience.
Contested Landscapes is a commentary on urban development within protected land. Filmed in the Oak Ridges Moraine, an ecologically important landform in south-central Ontario, it depicts the beauty of the untouched landscape and its subsequent transformation through urban sprawl.
Dancers: Chris Aimone and Amy Tessler
Original score: Vivek Patel
Producer, Director and Camera: Sarah Puja Jones
Introduction to 'Dovercourt House: A Home for Dance' and Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to help produce my second film.