At Night, They Dance

Direction
Year
2010
Country
  • Canada
Runtime
80min
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At Night, They Dance is one family’s story. The film takes us into the heart of a clan of women, in which the art of dancing has been passed down from mother to daughter since time immemorial. Filmed in Cairo, At Night, They Dance takes an unsentimental yet lyrical look at a hidden world full of surprise and fascination. The viewer is allowed in as a privileged witness. A gritty film in which raw beauty triumphs over the harshest realities. An unflinching film on the power of the will to live. An uncommon film, full of bare emotion and searing drama.

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  • Original Title
    La nuit, elles dansent
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Isabelle Lavigne and Stéphane Thibault
  • Cinematography
    Stéphane Thibault
  • Editing
    René Roberge
  • Music
    Benoît Charest
  • Sound
    Isabelle Lavigne
  • Runtime
    80 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2010
  • Country
    • Canada
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
      • LES FILMS DU 3 MARS
      • 2065, rue Parthenais, suite 277
      • H2K 3T1 Canada Montréal (Québec)
      • Canada
      • web: http://www.f3m.ca/
      • cell: Tel. : 01 514 523 8530
      • fax: Fax : 01 514 523 1291
      • e-mail: apare@f3m.ca
  • Festivals
    • RIDM, Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal, 2010

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