The opening of Light Moves Festival of Screendance at Limerick City Gallery of Arts (LCGA) took place on Thursday, November 2.
Now in its 4th year, the Festival was this year extended from four to ten weeks according to Director and Curator of LCGA, Una McCarthy.
The Light Moves Festival of Screendance is an international festival of dance and film which takes place in November each year in Limerick.
Works in the exhibition include Doll Clothes by Cindy Sherman, Daytime movements by Aernout Mik and Boris Charmatz, Workers Leaving the Factory in Eleven Decades by Harun Faocki, and Vanishing point by Rosemary Butcher.
Dance Limerick and the Digital Media and Arts Research centre at the University of Limerick help produce and support this festival.
Speaking at the launch of the festival UL President Dr Desmond Fitzgerald pledged the university’s continued support for this important initiative, which continues until January 2018.
The festival receives financial support from The Arts Council, Limerick City and County Council and the JP McManus Fund.
A series of events take place from October 31 to November 5.