Wil Masisak & Joanna Harris
USA - Beyond Isadora: A History of Bay Area Dance
Date and Time: Sunday May 26, 3:30pm
Location: Friends of SFPL Bookstore
Ticket Information: FREE
A retrospective on a century of dance history and the threads of legacy left behind by Isadora Duncan's origins in San Francisco. The film features archival footage that weaves a tapestry of unforgettable performances and sets the foundation for today's artists.
Iran - The Shop Window (2018) & Abadani (1990, US Premiere)
Date and Time: Tuesday May 28, 7:30pm
Duration: 30 minutes (The Shop Window), 90 minutes (Abadani).
Location: Southside Theater
General Admission: $5
At the door: $7
The Shop Window was completed in September 2018 and makes its U.S. premiere at the SFIAF. This short, artistic film is a visual masterpiece. Abadani was filmed and completed in the years 1989-1990 and has not been shown since. The film was recently released from the archives and has been prepared with English subtitles for its first-ever U.S. screening.