Carmen & Geoffrey (2005), by filmmakers Linda Atkinson and Nick Doob, chronicles the work of Geoffrey Holder and his wife and partner Carmen de Lavallade.
The film was shot in New York, Texas, Trinidad and Paris and contains rare dance footage featuring them from the 50’s and 60’s, both solo and together. It also includes their work with Ailey, Ross, Horton, Joe Layton, Duke Ellington and Josephine Baker in Paris. There are scenes of their contemporary work, including Carmen’s on-going partnership with Gus Solomons jr and Dudley Williams and both Carmen’s and Geoffrey’s current choreography. - First Run Features
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