2017 Philadelphia Screendance Festival, March 3 & 4

Nora Gibson Contemporary Ballet presents Philadelphia’s 2nd Annual International​  “dance-for-camera” film festival​, March 3rd and 4th with two distinct programs each night at 7:30 pm and 9:00 pm. The festival will take place at the Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine Street. Philadelphia. Tickets for each program are $15; or see both lineups for a discounted price of $25.

The 2017 Philadelphia Screendance Festival celebrates the nexus between the cinematic and the choreographic! ​ ​20 “dance-for-camera” short films from film/dance-makers from all over the​ globe, ​ Philadelphia, Brooklyn, the U.K., Seattle, Vancouver, Netherlands, Belgium, and more​ are represented in two separate screenings. The ​Sleek program (7:30 pm) will feature light-hearted and aesthetically delectable films that are appropriate for all ages. The ​​Edgy program (9:00 pm) will feature films that explore the weird and wild, and make social and political statements.

The screenings feature award winning film makers, seasoned choreographers, and emerging artists. Returning artists from the 2016 Screendance festival include Wilder Projects​ and​ Jason Andrews​ & ​Julia Gleich​ of ​Norte Maar​. ​Philadelphia artists’ work can be seen in both programs: ​Zornitsa Stoyanova,​ ​ Lora Allen, Laura Katz, and​ Elizabeth June Bergman. ​

The 2017 Philadelphia Screendance Festival
Friday March 3rd & Saturday March 4th
Sleek – 7:30 pm & Edgy – 9:00 pm
Performance Garage , 1515 Brandywine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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