In honor of Bay Area National Dance Week (April 26 - May 5) San Francisco Public Library in partnership with the San Francisco Dance Film Festival and the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library are pleased to screen the dance documentary Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow
A film by Ron Honsa.
Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance in Never Stand Still. Filmed at the iconic Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, this thrilling documentary features amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage.
Winner - Best Documentary Film at the 2012 SF Dance Film Festival!!
This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.
- Friday Matinee: 39 Steps
- Friday, December 9, 2016, 2:00 pmNoe Valley, Noe Valley Meeting Room
- Films for Adults: High Society
- Monday, December 12, 2016, 3:00 pmGolden Gate Valley, Golden Gate Valley Meeting Room
- Film Studio Open House
- Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 4:00 pmMain Library, Mix: Video - 2nd Fl
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.