animi motus is a contemporary dance company based in Berlin, whose work responds to cultural and educational policy issues. A fusion of several art forms, but grounded in performance, animi motus seeks out collaboration with international artists. The works are staged in Berlin and internationally and have a socio-cultural content. The companys moving language is based on a physical and abstract way within the Contemporary Dance and includes influences of urban, classical and other dance genres with strong theatrical pictures. Besides creating original dance theater pieces with social political content, the company works in cultural education. Elisabeth Kindler-Abali is the artistic director and forms with Dr. B. Emek Abali the board of the association.