|8:30 PM - TUE 1/24||O CINEMA MIAMI SHORES @ MTC||Rush Line|
Directed by Tomer Heymann
Israel | 95 minutes | 2016
Hebrew with English subtitles
Winner of the Documentary Spotlight Audience Award at this year's South by Southwest Film Festival, Mr. Gaga is a fascinating look at the life and work of one of the most unconventional figures in the contemporary world of dance. Enter the world of Ohad Naharin, renowned choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company. Eight years in the making, Mr. Gaga captures the elusive beauty of contemporary dance and immerses the audience in the creative process behind Naharin's unique choreography. Using intimate rehearsal footage, extensive unseen archive materials, and stunning dance sequences, acclaimed director Tomer Heymann tells the fascinating story of an artistic genius who redefined the language of modern dance. Nominated for Best Documentary at the European Film Awards.
Featuring a special live dance performance by Dance Now!
Producer Barak Heymann will be in attendance to introduce the film and participate in an extended conversation afterwards
|Countries of Production||Israel|
|Year of Presentation||2016|
|Language(s)||Hebrew with English subtitles|
|Premiere Status||Florida Premiere|
|Principal Cast||Ohad Naharin, Tzofia Naharin, Natalie Portman, David Tinchell, Sonia D'Orleans Juste|
Hampton Inn & Suites Brickell
Winner of the Documentary Audience Award at SXSW