Tag: Short Films

The Hooping Blob by Beth Anne Reed


Who would have thought that a little blue blob would have such seriously awesome hoop skills! Incredibly creative and fun, this great claymation short film was made by Beth Anne Reed, a hoop instructor with BA Hoops. Her blue blob…

Rede with Bárbara Francesquine

Bárbara Francesquine hooping Are you ready for something different? Rede (meaning network in English) is the result of a 3-hour workshop with students from what they call the “Streets” and Squares” group of Ruas e Praças, a Brazilian charity. Their objective: explore relations between two universal artistic languages, film and dance. Bárbara Francesquine joins forces with Fabio Myller, Tayna Gomes, Wenny Mirelle, and Pedro Gomes to spin up something stunning and other worldly. The way Bárbara and Fabio connect with the hoop together is simply lovely! The film instructor and editor is Alexandre Salomão. Bárbara lives in São Paulo, Brazil, and the soundtrack used for this is called “Third Time” by Jingle Punks.

Circular Awakenings: Hoop Dance and our Higher Self

Circular Awakenings

“Circular Awakenings” by The Independents is a mini-documentary exploring the sacred connection between hoop dance and the ancient tradition of spinners & meditators. Filmed at the Sacred Circularities gathering in Bali, Indonesia, Erick Joseph and others discovered there was much…

F L O W with Michy

Michell Mauricio-Deleva Hooping

Michell Mauricio-Deleva, otherwise known as “Michy”, gives us a peek into her hoop world with this video entitled “Flow”. It was filmed and edited by Vante’ Orr Visuals who describe this little documentary short of a sort as “a creative…

Katerina: A Hula Hoop Tale of Human Trafficking

Katerina FEAT

“Katerina” is a powerful short film from director Anya Krasnikova that not only raises awareness of the nightmare that is human trafficking, it quite surprisingly uses the hula hoop to help tell the story. Starring hula hoop artist Helen Orford,…

Hoopwonderland with Kristin Lahoop

Hoopwonderland with Kristin Lahoop

Those who are prone to seizures are the only ones who should skip this trip to Hoopwonderland with Kristin Lahoop. She’s spun up a totally amazing winner of a hooping video that was made in collaboration with ChickenChris. She says,…