Go Go Gadget Dance: One Song, Four Dance Videos

Yak Films made a name for themselves in 2009 with Turf Dancing in the Rain, a stunning dance film featuring Oakland's Turf Feinz that has over four million views on YouTube now. Since then they've been traveling the world to document dance competitions. Here they take one track, Ta-ku's version of the Inspector Gadget theme, and shoot four styles of dance -- hip hop, popping, krumping and toprock / house. 

Popping | Poppin' Scream from Switzerland

 

Hip Hop | Paradox from Holland

 

Toprock / House | From Denmark

 

Krump | JR Wave from Germany

For more work by Yak Films, see their YouTube channel

Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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