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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

West 65th Street

New York N.Y. 10023

2128755600

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

38 Water Street

Brooklyn N.Y. 11201

7182548779

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

881 Seventh Avenue

New York N.Y. 10019

2122477800

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

30 Lafayette Avenue

Brooklyn N.Y. 11217

7186364100

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 ...