Extinction (2017) is an eclectic patchwork of materials (fiction and nonfiction) led by Kolya, who is of Moldovan nationality, but declares himself a national of Transnistria. Fragments draw the viewer to the collective imaginary of the Soviet Union.
HD 16.9 video, black and white, Dolby 5.1 sound,70 min. Germany-Portugal,
- Written and directed: Salomé Lamas
Production: Mengamuk Films, O Som e a Fúria
- Producers: Luís Urbano, Sandro Aguilar
Coproducer: Michel Balagué
Line producer: Iulia Puica
Unit manager: Alexandru Cuciuc
Production assistant: Julliette Rigaleau
Assistant director / line producer: Stanislav Danylyshyn
- Cinematography: Jorge Piquer Rodriguez
- Music: Andreia Pinto Correia
Sound: Salomé Lamas, Stanislav Danylyshyn
Editor: Francisco Moreira, Telmo Churro
Chamber Music America (CMA), the national network for ensemble music professionals, announced the recipients of its 2016 commissioning programs, supporting the creation of new works for small ensembles. Composer Andreia Pinto Correia will write a new work for the Horszowski Trio (Jesse Mills, violin, Raman Ramakrishnan, cello, and Rieko Aizawa, piano) to be premiered during the 2017-18 season.
Funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Classical Commissioning program, provides support for U.S.-based professional classical and world music ensembles and presenters for the creation and performance of new chamber works.
Horszowski Trio Reviews:
“Impressive.” – The New York Times
“ Destined for great things.” – The New Yorker
“ Eloquent, enthralling.” – The Boston Globe
“ The Horszowskis are power players.” – The Los Angeles Times
“ Lithe, persuasive.” – The New York Times
New York, NY (December 1, 2015) – Andreia Pinto-Correia has been selected to receive an orchestral commission as part of the League of American Orchestras’ Women Composers Commissions program, administered with the American Composers Orchestra and EarShot and supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. Partner orchestras to premiere the works will be announced at a later date. Composer Xi Wang was also a recipient of the award.