Kick Ball Change
A glimpse into the creative, crazy, and inspiring mind of Maxim Kozhevnikov, five-time professional world champion in ballroom dance.
The film takes the viewers on the long journey from concept to the stage, passing through modern art galleries in Las Vegas, a recording studio in New York, Israeli dance clubs, and Maxim’s parents’ kitchen in Russia. It is a cinematic mosaic comprising Maxim’s work, colleagues and teachers, friends and family members, who together reveal to the viewer the world behind the fantastic life of dance.
Meet Choreographer and World Champion Ballroom Dancer Maxim Kozhevnikov after the screening.
Saturday, October 22 | 7:30 pm
Single Ticket: $15 (Students: $13, ID required)
Kick Ball Change
(Russia/USA/Israel, 2016) 54:52
Director: Guy Sadot
Choreographer: Maxim Kozhevnikov
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