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Thursday
03
MAY

FRIEDA Films - Mr. Gaga

19:00
21:00
FRIEDA for generations
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"A Feast of Art and Emotion." (LA Times)
"Highly Recommended" (NYT)
"Electric...riveting...choreographic brilliance...striking performance footage...excellent. (Variety)

The documentary MR. GAGA is a Footage of intimate rehearsals and breathtaking dance sequences highlighting the life and career of Ohad Naharin, choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company.

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Thursday, May 3 + Friday May 4 at 7:00pm
MR. GAGA
Israel, Sweden, Germany, Netherlands 2015
Release date: February 1, 2017 (USA)
Director: Tomer Heymann
Language: English and Hebrew
Running Time: 100min
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Ohad Naharin, artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company, is regarded as one of the most important choreographers in the world. Meeting him at a critical turning point in his personal life, this spirited and insightful documentary will introduce you to a man with great artistic integrity and an extraordinary vision. Filmed over a period of eight years, director Tomer Heymann mixes intimate rehearsal footage with an extensive unseen archive and breathtaking dance sequences.
This story of an artistic genius who redefined the language of modern dance is guaranteed to leave you skipping.

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"This film is intoxicating. All you want when it ends is to see more of it. And before you know it, you start moving..." (Wim Wenders)
Please join us after the film for short discussion and some lemonade …
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Why not come in before the film for a special Prix fixe film dinner?
From 5:30 till the film starts at 7:00 we’ll be offering a delicious meal for $18 (PLUS Tax and gratuity)

You can choose between
A) Cup of soup + Cheese Plate with Bread + Brewed Coffee or Tea + Miniardises (selection of sweets)
B) Cup of soup + Tea Sandwiches + Brewed Coffee or Tea + Miniardises (selection of sweets)
C) Cup of soup + Half wrap (tarragon tuna or curry chicken) + Brewed Coffee or Tea + Miniardises (Selection of sweets)
This is a BYOB event.

If you prefer to snack during the film instead, we’ll have options available for $6.00.

If you want to join please sign up by April 30 to confirm your attendance either via sending this reply, or stop by FRIEDA, 320 Walnut Street.

Space is limited.
No outside food or drinks allowed.

FRIEDA is a social start-up business with the goal to (re)connect generations.

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Please be aware that the social gatherings are free but a minimum consumption of $6* per person will be expected.

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