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    Dance on Camera Festival

    Film Society of Lincoln Center

    Manhattan

    Fri, Feb 03, 2017 - Tue, Feb 07, 2017

    Dance on Camera Festival remains the longest-running dance film festival in the world, providing a platform for choreographic storytelling and creative expression, and intimate access to innovative media artists and their cinematic works.

    The Tempest

    St. Ann’s Warehouse

    Brooklyn

    Fri, Jan 13, 2017 - Sun, Feb 19, 2017

    This all-female production of The Tempest, the third and final work in a trilogy of Shakespeare plays, is set against the backdrop of a women’s prison.

    La Serenissima

    Carnegie Hall

    Manhattan

    Fri, Feb 03, 2017 - Tue, Feb 21, 2017

    Carnegie Hall salutes La Serenissima’s dazzling artistic legacy with concerts that feature vocal masterpieces and virtuoso instrumental music.

    One Way or Another: Black Women’s Cinema

    BAM Rose Cinemas

    Brooklyn

    Fri, Feb 03, 2017 - Thu, Feb 23, 2017

    This collection of rarely seen features, shorts, docs, and animation highlights black women filmmakers. Marginalized by institutional racism and sexism, they have struggled to gain a foothold in the film industry. One Way or Another integrates a range of historical, political and sexual themes, bringing together the women who helped pave new paths.

Dance on Camera Festival

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The Tempest

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La Serenissima

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