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FRI, NOV 7, 2008
Patrick Bensard leads a discussion on three short films, tracing the impact of early African American artists who found acclaim and notoriety in France.
BIO: Patrick Bensard
Patrick Bensard is a filmmaker and director of the Cinematheque de la Danse. He also produced two documentaries, Le Mystère Babilée and Lucinda Childs, dedicated to two great dance icons of the 20th century, Jean Babilée and Lucinda Childs.
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