may, 2022

27may7:30 pm10:00 pmHòfi Cinema: Gabri ChristaDay of the Week:FridayCinemas:Film Night

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4 MOVIES BY CURACAO BORN DANCER AND FILMMAKER GABRI CHRISTA

Gabri Christa was born and raised in Curaçao, Dutch Caribbean. She came to filmmaking after a successful career as a choreographer and dancer. She choreographed and danced with companies such as Danza Contemporanea de Cuba (Cuba) and the Bill T. Jones Dance Company (United States).

UN DIA KADA MOMENTO (One Day at a Time) (2016)
Portrait of the engaging Curaçao yoga master Leo Floridas. When he is introduced to yoga in the 1960s, he discovers that he is more than his blackness and becomes a yoga teacher and health activist in his local island community.
Winner, Best Picture – Canadian Diversity Film Festival; Winner, Best Documentary Short – Harlem International Film Festival;
28 minutes | Papamentu spoken, English subtitles

KASITA (2014)
When a young girl Luna, can’t keep the dog she rescued, she knows just what to do. Together with her cousin Sol, she sets off to house him in the empty slave huts, but things don’t go as planned.
22 minutes | Papiamentu spoken, English subtitles

SON (2021)
A mother tries to find a moment of selfcare, but constantly worries about her black son’s safety and keeps hearing his call/voice.
7 minutes | English

SHEILA (2021)
A dancer blows out a candle and finds herself in a magical world of memory, dance and presence.
An experimental short bio doc starring Sheila Rohan, one of the founding dancers of Dance Theatre of Harlem.
7 minutes | English

Tickets @ 8,50 sold at Landhuis Bloemhof

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Time

(Friday) 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm(GMT-04:00) View in my time

Location

Landhuis Bloemhof

Santa Rosaweg 6

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