cineSPEAK presents "Shake the Dust"
cineSPEAK: alternative cinema is proud to present the Philadelphia premiere of "Shake the Dust", the highly anticipated documentary from executive producer Nasir "Nas" Jones. This incredible film takes us around the globe to Yemen, Uganda, Colombia, and Cambodia exploring the interconnectedness of hip hop across cultures. The screening will be preceded by a community celebration of hip hop as a social force for change showcasing representation from the Four Pillars: Breakdancers. DJs. Graffiti Artists. MCs.
Youth 18 and Under: FREE
Students: $8 (with ID)
General Admission: $8 ADV*/$10 DOOR
*Advance Ticket Sales End at 6am on 6/26.
6PM: Doors Open
CELEBRATION OF THE 4 PILLARS OF HIP-HOP:
*DJs: Lil Dave (illvibe collective) + Skeme Richards (Hot Peas and Butta)
6:45PM: *Emcee + Breakdancing Performances:
Inner Power Records. Lyrispect. Dollarboyz. Hip Hop Fundamentals.
*Special Guest Meet-N-Greet with North Philly's own, Cornbread the Legend (The Father of Graffiti)!!
7:45PM: Film Screening: "Shake the Dust"
*screening starts on-time
9-11PM: DANCE PARTY! with lil dave + Skeme Richards
We're proud to serve Pabst Blue Ribbon.
Suggested Donation CASH-ONLY BAR
**Non-Alcoholic + Gluten Free Options available**
21+ to drink (must present a valid photo ID)
ABOUT THE FILM:
From executive producer and rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones and journalist-turned-filmmaker Adam Sjöberg, Shake the Dust chronicles the influence of breakdancing, exploring how it strikes a resonant chord in the slums, favelas and ghettos of the world and far beyond. Showcasing some of the most jaw-dropping breakdancing moves ever committed to film, Shake the Dust is an inspiring tribute to the uplifting power of music and movement.
Running Time: 1 hr and 23 min
Screened on Blu-ray
BIG SHOUT TO OUR AMAZING SPONSORS + COMMUNITY PARTNERS:
Atelier Art Services
USA Mobile Commissary
Pabst Blue Ribbon
Dave Adams + Illvibe Media
Skeme Richards + Hot Peas and Butta
Hip Hop Fundamentals
Project HOME'S Inner Power Records
Photography by: Tim "ShotsFired215" Blackwell
cineSPEAK's MISSION + VISION:
cineSPEAK is a Philadelphia based non-profit film organization that engages diverse audiences through our independent, repertory, and foreign film programming; giving voices to the voiceless individuals and communities that are often underrepresented in mainstream cinema with a specific focus on cause-based filmmaking.
We promote community togetherness and global understanding by engaging established film enthusiasts and also cultivating the next generation of discerning moviegoers; encouraging people to demand social justice both on-screen and throughout society.
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*at-your-own-risk indoor parking available
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1517 N. Bailey Street
Philadelphia, PA 19121
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|Dog Friendly: No|
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