Dancing in Jaffa

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Summary

  • After decades abroad, renowned ballroom dancer Pierre Dulaine returns to his hometown of Jaffa, Israel, nostalgic for the streets of his youth but dismayed by the strong current of racial animosity that now serves as the norm. Fueled by his belief in dancing's power to build self-esteem and social awareness, Dulaine brings his popular Dancing Classrooms program to three diverse, Jaffa-based schools where he teaches ballroom basics to the ethnically mixed population of children.

Notes

  • Documentary.
  • Program content: ©2013.
  • Special features: trailer; previews of other films.
  • DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation, 1.78:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital 5.1.
  • In English, Hebrew, and Arabic with optional Spanish subtitles.
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
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