Dancing in Jaffa


Screening - Friday, July 26, 2013, 7pm - 9pm
Matinee - Saturday, July 27, 2013, 3pm - 5pm
Screening - Saturday, July 27, 2013, 7pm - 9pm

2013 | USA/Israel



Dancing In Jaffa is a feature length documentary film that follows Pierre Dulain's journey to Jaffa to fulfill his lifelong dream of teaching dance to Jewish-Israeli and Palestinian-Israeli children, then pairing them in a competition. Pierre is an Internationally renowned ballroom dancer and dance instructor whose famous program, Dancing Classrooms, introduced ballroom dancing to the NYC public schools immortalized in the film Take The Lead, starring Antonio Banderas. He started with 30 children in the mid- 1990s and since then more than over 300,000 children have participated in his program.

Premiered at Tribecca Film Festival, 2013




Events in Focus

Film

Sol LeWitt

Screening - Friday, September 19, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7pm


Performance

SHOW-IN 2014, a project by Brianna Skellie and Margit Galanter

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, October 5, 2014, 11am - 1pm

Long weekend of dance, collaboration, sharing, and material development