New date as the original screening had to be cancelled due to technical reasons.
The Cineclube presents together with the Grio Dance Festival the movie Um Corpo que Dança – The Dancing Body. The movie presents the story of the Ballet Gulbenkian, considered one of the greatest Portuguese dance companies of the 20th century. Based on archive footage and interviews with creators, historians, dancers and former directors, the director shows us the history of this company, from its inception in 1965 until its demise in 2005. At the same time, the film explores political, economic and social context of Portugal throughout these 40 years.
Tickets are available at the box office and in the Mercado Municipal.