Dance on Film Series at the Brattle Theatre
Join Dance for World Community and Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre as we present 4 hand-selected documentaries about the power of dance in communities locally and beyond!
They Are We (2014): Can related ethnic groups in Cuba & Sierra Leone sing and dance their way back together after 170 years of separation?
Horizontes (2015): Dive into the world students and professionals at the National Ballet of Cuba.
A Time to Dance (1998): This intimate documentary profiles Norma Canner, a pioneer in dance movement therapy, who found in dance a way to help and heal those discarded by society.
After the Curtain (2016): Four female dancers battle shifting cultural norms and face increasing disfavor in the Post-Soviet, predominantly Muslim nation of Tajikistan.