Tag Archive for Documentary

Hooping is Contagious

Krista Dodsworth FEAT

Krista Dodsworth of Ethereal Hoops is passionate about hooping and passionate about sharing it with others, including her family and the neighborhood. In this documentary short film Krista not only talks about the joy and flow and meditative nature of hooping, but she…

Hooping: The Subculture of Hoopers

Hooping Subculture FEAT

Here’s a really cool sneak peek into the hooping subculture in Richmond, Virginia, USA. This mini documentary-style short from Brittany Bell features hoopers Stacey Firefly, Emily Miller, Russell Harris, and Scarlet Starlet discussing what hooping is, why they love it, how…

Electric Hoop with Arik Pipestem

In “Electric Hoop”, a documentary short by Ashley Bomberry and Mohsen Nazeri, the unexpectedly unique Erik “Arik” Pipestem describes his process of exploration on story telling through hoop dance. Fusing several traditional Native American pow wow hoop dance styles with acro and…

HOOP: a Mini Documentary

In this documentary short Trenda Maiwald shares a shorthand history of the hoop, how to make a hoop and documents the community that creatively spins around her in the greater Washington DC area. She lives in Alexandria, Virginia, USA. The…

The Hooping Life Spins Up February

The Hooping Life, the documentary film about the roots of the modern hoop dance movement, is spinning things up all month long in cities across North America. We told you awhile back about how to bring the film to where…