Thursday, November 10, 2016 6:00 (Doors Open @ 5 PM)
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Homewood
7101 Hamilton Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Synopsis (Courtesy of shakethedust.com)
SHAKE THE DUST is a feature documentary film from director and photographer Adam Sjöberg and rap superstar Nasir “Nas” Jones about breakdancing and hip-hop culture in the most unlikely places. 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.
Countries: Cambodia, Colombia, Uganda and Yemen
Year: 2014 Length: 93 Minutes
Director: Adam Sjöberg Executive Producer Nasir “Nas” Jones