Moving by Adinah Dancyger

The act of transporting an old mattress into a new walk-up apartment becomes absurdist, cinematic one-woman choreography in this wordless vignette, full of humour and pathos, and painfully familiar to city-dwellers.

2019 New York Film Festival
2020 Slamdance Film Festival – Narrative Short Film Jury Award
2020 Maryland Film Festival

About The Author

Adinah Dancyger is a Korean-Polish, first-generation American filmmaker from in NYC. Her short films have screened at various festivals: “Moving” (Slamdance ‘20, Grand Jury Award for narrative short film, New York Film Festival ’19). “Cheer up baby” (Sundance Film Festival ’18, NYFF ‘17), “Chopping Onions” (Berlinale ’15, Hamptons Film Festival ‘15). Dancyger is a fellow of the 2017 New York Film Festival’s Artist Academy and the 20th Annual Hamptons Screenwriting Lab.


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