Saturday, 9 April 2011 – 4:00 pm
400 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto
Folk! is a documentary that explores the unique underground and acrobatic world of Ukrainian folkdancing through the eyes of narrator/filmmaker Roxy Toporowych. Featuring the legendary ballerina and choreographer Roma Pryma Bohachevsky and the Syzokryli Dance Ensemble of New York, “Folk!” is relevent to anyone trying to balance ties to one’s heritage and culture.
Also featuring the Virsky National Dance Company of Ukraine, the Kashtan School of Ukrainian Dance in Cleveland and The Voloshky Dance Ensemble of Philadelphia, Folk! is the first film to be a joyful embracement of Ukrainian culture and dance in North America today.
Tickets $15 at the door & $10 in advance
For advance tickets contact:
Taras @ 416-819-5468
Alex @ 416-904-3878
This is a licensed screening sponsored by the DESNA Ukrainian Dance Company of Toronto.
For a sneak peak, check out the trailer at:
Film reviews from the Toronto premiere in February 2011: