Film line up:
Rab Ne Banadi Jodi followed by Bollywood dance masterclass
Sat 26 September / Film – 1pm; Masterclass – 4pm
Dir: Aditya Chopra / 2008 / India / 167mins / Hindi with English subtitles
In the face of tragedy, Taani is unexpectedly married off to geeky Surinder Sahni. She had hoped to marry her sweet-heart, but married to the boring Surinder, she resigns herself to a life of being a dutiful wife. Lively Taani soon loses her spark, but the love she thought she’d never feel again is awakened when she meets funny, young Raj. With a knowing wink to classic Bollywood films from the past in particular Raj Kapoor, this fun-filled film follows a journeyof laughter, tears, music, dance and a lot of love.
Inside the Circle (12A) followed by a Street Dance masterclass
Sat 28 November / Film – 2pm; Masterclass – 4pm
Dir: Marcy Garriot / 2007 / US / 102mins / cert 12A
Josh and Omar, two strikingly talented b-boys, were best friends and become dance floor rivals. Whilst Omar rises to international renown, Josh tangles with the law; but competitive breakdance is all they care about. A must-see for all fans of hip-hop, breakdance and dance alike, featuring exhilarating dance sequences and a fantastic soundtrack from Grupo Fantasma.
Tap (12A) followed by a Tap dancing masterclass
Sat 5 December / Film – 2pm; Masterclass – 4pm
Dir: Nick Castle / 1989 / US / 111mins
Two days out of prison and looking for action, Max Washington must decide which of his previous professions he should return to – tap dancing or crime. When he hears news of a jewel heist with a local crime boss, his allegiances are sorely tried. The lure of a big payoff is tempting, and the stakes are high but can his tap dancing friends from his hoofah club convince him to use his talent in a more legal fashion?