Uprooted - The Journey of Jazz Dance - Toronto Black Film Festival

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Uprooted - The Journey of Jazz Dance

By Khadifa Wong

The history, lineage and future progressions of jazz dance. The story of Jazz Dance is a complex one, it goes to the very heart of humanity.It is a story of triumph over adversity, oppression and privilege as well as a celebration, because ultimately, what all people have in common is rhythm and a basic human need to get down.

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Title

Uprooted - The Journey of Jazz Dance

Director

Khadifa Wong

Country

United States

Year

2019

Category

Documentary Feature Films

Duration

95’

Language

English

Actors

Debbie Allen, Chita Rivera, Mandy Moore, Jason Samuels Smith, Camille A.Brown, George Faison, Joshua Bergasse, Al Blackstone, Andy Blankenbuehler, Melanie George