Renewal Through Dance
Four films exploring the processes of renewal, reinvention, and regrowth.
Co-presented by Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest / Jewish Film Institute
Saturday, October 10 | 2:00 pm
Director: Lewis Landini, Jamiel Laurence
Choreographer: Jamiel Laurence
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An intimate and highly personal dance film depicting the acclaimed dancer and choreographer in the studio.
Rhizophora(Germany/USA, 2015) 16:23
Director: Julia Metzger-Traber & Davide De Lillis
Choreographer: Davide De Lillis & Julia Metzger-Traber
View Trailer Dancing between waking and dreaming, eleven Vietnamese youth, with disabilities caused by Agent Orange, take us on a whimsical and intimate journey through their day. It is a reminder of the toxic effects of war and an ode to life.
Director: Nina Gilden Seavey
Choreographer: Liz Lerman
View Trailer | More Info Dance, documentary, and drama—all coalesce in Parables of War in search of a multi-textured answer to the timeless question of the human condition: how can civilization bind the wounds of war?
Director: Stacey Menchel Kussell
Choreographer: Noa Wertheim
View Trailer | More Info The whole world is searching for ways to live greener. Renewal profiles one group of dancers in Jerusalem finding a solution.