Tanin Torabi Dance Films
Thursday, Aug. 31, 7:30pm
Join award-winning and independent Iranian dance artist, Tanin Torabi (طنین ترابی), for an intimate screening of three beautiful, family-friendly dance film shorts.
The program is presented in partnership with The Hudson Eye.
Hudson Area Library Community Room
51 N 5th St.
Hudson, NY 12534
Tanin Torabi works in the realm of performance, choreography, and film. Coming from a sociology background, she holds an MA in Contemporary Dance Performance from the University of Limerick. Torabi’s works have been honored numerously by renowned festivals and academies worldwide. She has received various awards in categories like Creative Vision Award, Jury Prize, Best Artist Film, Best Short Film, Best Inspirational Film, Best Inspiring Woman in a Film, Best Experimental Film, Best Cinematography, and Best Documentary, etc.
Her works have been described as rebellious, creative, inspiring, unbearably elegant and affecting, emblematic and poignant, empowering to women, and nourished with clarity and an exceptional ambition that is layered with a complexity of personal and cultural nuance, by juries. Torabi has served as a jury member of festivals like Cannes Dance Film Festival (FR), Dance Camera West (USA), Jacksonville Dance Film Festival (US), etc.