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San Francisco Dance Film Festival

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 17:28:00
Article by:
Sam Felsing
Among festival screenings will be Alexander Ekman's "A Swan Lake" (Oslo Opera House 2014). Photo via Google.
After La La Land won — but then did not win — Best Picture at the Academy Awards in 2016, San Francisco fans of dance movies may have wondered where they could get their next fix of the genre. They do not need to look much further than their own city.
  
The 8th Annual San Francisco Dance Film Festival begins on Oct. 20 and will run through Oct. 23. As its title suggests, the festival features more than 90 fictional and nonfictional films showcasing dance styles from across the world. The event also includes opening and closing receptions, post-screening discussions, live dance performances, and an exhibition of 360°/VR films.
   
To find the full lineup of the festival, go to http://www.sfdancefilmfest.org/.
 
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