© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
© Pedro Sardinha / TMP
Darktraces arises from a choreographic research based on Joana Castro's last solo RITE OF DECAY, premiered at the GUIdance Festival in 2020. A reflection on death, the end of bodies, things, places and times, now expanded to four bodies, which give them other interpretive and dramaturgical layers. 
2021 | FILM | 21:55
creation by Joana Castro
film directed by Miguel De and Joana Castro
Conception, artistic direction and sound: Joana Castro
Co-creation and performance: Ana Rita Xavier, André Mendes, Mauritius | Neves and Thamiris Carvalho
Costumes and characterization: Joana Castro (based on costumes and characterization by Silvana Ivaldi in RITE OF DECAY)
Coproduction: balleteatro
Acknowledgments: Daniel Pires, Maus Hábitos
Video: A-Tundra
Co-direction: Joana Castro and Miguel De

Camera: Alfra and Alex Barone
Sound: Joana Castro
Post-production: Miguel De