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Out of Focus: A Documentary on Ohad Naharin

In a small screening room at 92Y Tribeca last Thursday evening, Israeli filmmaker Tomer Heymann said that seeing Batsheva Dance Company perform for the first time felt like “the best drugs I’d ever taken”. It was the start of his … Continue reading

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FRAMEWORKS Spring Screening

This Friday, Galapagos Art Space will host the spring screening of FRAMEWORKS Dance Film Series, an ongoing series that presents dance films by local and international artists.  The screening will feature films by Daniel Conrad, Ami Ipapo & Matt Tarr, … Continue reading

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Club Midnight: Flesh into Light

This weekend, Symphony Space will present award-winning director and producer Amy Greenfield’s three-part multimedia event “Club Midnight: Flesh into Light“. The evening will begin with the expanded version of Greenfield’s award-winning film “Club Midnight”, which transforms the erotic dancer’s art … Continue reading

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Dance on Camera Festival

The Dance Films Association‘s 37th annual Dance on Camera Festival opens on January 7th at the Walter Reade Theater. There are fourteen repeating programs ranging from full length films to innovative shorts. According to the website, the Festival “celebrates the … Continue reading

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Robert Altman’s “The Company”

Five years after the release of Robert Altman’s “The Company”, a film based on life in the Joffrey Ballet, I finally got around to seeing it. The movie is heavy on the dance scenes – mostly excerpts from ballets in … Continue reading

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