Hamptons Doc Fest co-presentation: "Last Dance"
Sunday, November 24, 2019
Featured speaker: Mirra Bank, Filmmaker.
15 years after the debut of Last Dance, Mirra Bank’s documentary is as
stirring and important today as when it hit the theaters. The film
documents the creative collaboration between the American modern dance
company, Pilobolus and the famed illustrator and writer of children’s
books, Maurice Sendak. Together they create a dance-theater piece about
the Holocaust. The movie captures the step-by-step improvisational
process of creating a work inspired by Sendak’s personal connection to