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Les Almees, danseuses orientales
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directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-, Canal+ and Balcon Productions (Privately Published, 1989), 26 mins
Curvaceous and all dressed in lamé the oriental dancers - the Almées - always animate marriages and circumcisions. They are inspired by the stars of the oriental dance of the 40's and 50's: Samia Gamal, Tahia Carioca, Naïma Akef, etc ... Popular dancers come from all over Egypt and dream in secret to one day be...
directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-, Canal+ and Balcon Productions (Privately Published, 1989), 26 mins
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American Aloha: Hula Beyond Hawai'i
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directed by Evann Siebens, fl. 2001; produced by Lisette Marie Flanary, fl. 2003, in American Aloha: Hula Beyond Hawai'i (United States: Lehua Films, 2003), 55 mins
For Hawaiians, the hula is not just a dance, but a way of life. Yet while most Americans know only the stereotypes of 'grass skirt girls' from old Hollywood movies and tourist kitsch, the revival of the ancient art of hula tells of the rich history and spirituality of Hawai'i. American Aloha: Hula Beyond Hawai'...
directed by Evann Siebens, fl. 2001; produced by Lisette Marie Flanary, fl. 2003, in American Aloha: Hula Beyond Hawai'i (United States: Lehua Films, 2003), 55 mins
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American Masters, Ballerina Boys
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directed by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; performed by Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, in American Masters (Film Platform, 2020), 53 mins
“The Trocks” are some of the world’s most beautiful dancers—male ballerinas who take great risks to present their dazzling ballet parody. Full of beauty and fun, “Ballerina Boys” seduces viewers into facing issues of gender, inclusion, and social justice.
directed by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; performed by Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, in American Masters (Film Platform, 2020), 53 mins
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Art of Spain, Episode 1, The Moorish South
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directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of Spain, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 53 mins
We know that Italy and Northern Europe are renowned for their art, but what about Spain? In this absorbing and original series, Spanish art gains centre stage as art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon goes on the road to reveal the fabulous art treasures of the country. Travelling from the south to the north he explore...
directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of Spain, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 53 mins
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¡A Bailar!: The Journey of a Latin Dance Company
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directed by Catherine Calderon, fl. 2009; choreographed by Eddie Torres, 1950-; produced by Catherine Calderon, fl. 2009 and Lloyd Goldfine, fl. 1991; performed by Eddie Torres, 1950-, Eddie Torres Dancers (The Cinema Guild, 1990), 29 mins
During New York's "Palladium Era" of the 1940s and 50s, the Latin orchestras of Tito Puente, Machito and Tito Rodriguez exploded on the night scene; the mambo and other Latin dances took the country by storm. For nearly a decade, dancer Eddie Torres has cherished a dream of establishing a Latin dance troupe and re...
directed by Catherine Calderon, fl. 2009; choreographed by Eddie Torres, 1950-; produced by Catherine Calderon, fl. 2009 and Lloyd Goldfine, fl. 1991; performed by Eddie Torres, 1950-, Eddie Torres Dancers (The Cinema Guild, 1990), 29 mins
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Common Ground: Dance and Disability
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produced by Jerry Joff, fl. 1990, Steve Christiansen, fl. 1979-2000 and Alito Alessi, fl. 1990; performed by Joint Forces Dance Co. (Eugene, OR: Joint Forces Dance Company, 1990), 20 mins
This video shows individuals with a variety of disabilities exploring physical movement and dance. It features people in and out of wheelchairs practicing balances and lifts and improvising movement sequences.
produced by Jerry Joff, fl. 1990, Steve Christiansen, fl. 1979-2000 and Alito Alessi, fl. 1990; performed by Joint Forces Dance Co. (Eugene, OR: Joint Forces Dance Company, 1990), 20 mins
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Cuban Rumba
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directed by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-, in Cuban Rumba (Yvonne Daniel, 2001), 52 mins
This documentary by Yvonne Daniel is about Cuban Rumba dancing.
directed by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-, in Cuban Rumba (Yvonne Daniel, 2001), 52 mins
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Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, Evelyn Cisneros
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produced by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity; interview by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney: Evelyn Cisneros (Kansas City, MO: Dance On Video, 2015), 30 mins
In this episode of Dance On| Billie Mahoney interviews Evelyn Cisneros| the first prima ballerina of Hispanic descent| and lead dancer at the San Francisco Ballet for nearly two decades.
produced by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity; interview by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney: Evelyn Cisneros (Kansas City, MO: Dance On Video, 2015), 30 mins
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Dancing, Dancing: Dancing in One World
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directed by Mark Obenhaus, fl. 1971-2016; composed by John Hill; produced by Stephanie Bakal, fl. 1993 and Rhoda Grauer, 1944-; performed by Raoul Trujillo, in Dancing (ArtHaus Musik), 59 mins
This program was made with dancers from the Pacific Rim Area including the United States (Afro-Americans, American Indians, and Hawaiians), Polynesia, Australia, and Indonesia. These dancers also took part in the Los Angeles Festival. Includes archival film footage.
directed by Mark Obenhaus, fl. 1971-2016; composed by John Hill; produced by Stephanie Bakal, fl. 1993 and Rhoda Grauer, 1944-; performed by Raoul Trujillo, in Dancing (ArtHaus Musik), 59 mins
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Dancing in Jaffa
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written by Hilla Medalia, 1977-; directed by Hilla Medalia, 1977-; choreographed by Pierre Dulaine, 1944-; produced by Diane Nabatoff, 1956-; performed by Pierre Dulaine, 1944- (Dancing Jaffa, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins
In the city of Jaffa, strife between Jewish and Palestinian Israelis has become commonplace. The children especially are affected, segregated along religious lines that only throw fuel on the fires of animosity. But one man thinks there is a solution in an unlikely place: dance. Dancing in Jaffa follows internat...
written by Hilla Medalia, 1977-; directed by Hilla Medalia, 1977-; choreographed by Pierre Dulaine, 1944-; produced by Diane Nabatoff, 1956-; performed by Pierre Dulaine, 1944- (Dancing Jaffa, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins
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