Bobbi Jene Smith: Born in Centerville, Iowa. From 2005-2014 she was a member of the Batsheva Dance Company under the artistic direction of Ohad Naharin. She is an alumnus of the Juilliard School, North Carolina School of the Arts, and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School. Her choreography and solo work has been presented by PS122, The Batsheva Dance Company, The Israel Museum, Luminato Festival, The Wild Project, Machol Shalem, Sacramento Ballet, The CCA, The San Francisco Conservatory of Dance, NYU, and The Juilliard School. Her film and video work include, “Annihilation” directed by Alex Garland, “MA” directed by Celia Rowlson-Hall, and “Yossi” directed by Eytan Fox. Bobbi is a certified GAGA teacher and has taught Ohad Naharin’s repertory in schools and universities around the world.
A special screening of “Bobbi Jene” by Elvira Lind (Winner of Best Documentary Film, Tribeca) in the presence of Bobbi Jene Smith
After ten successful years with the Batsheva Dance Company, in the midst of a passionate affair with a young dancer, Bobbi Jene Smith returns to the US to find her own way as an artist.
Bobbi Jene: Screening with Bobbi Jene Smith in personSun 14.05 22:00 Cinemateque 1