Dance Craze Film
7 Leicester Place, Off Leicester Square WC2H 7BY London
Starts Friday, 03/03/17 16:30
The London Intl Ska Festival Presents
Dance Craze - Film Showing
Seats will be allocated on the day at the cinema
2 Tone Record's legendary film that captured the stars of the label in their heyday of 1979/80. The Speicals, The Selecter, Madness, The Bodysnatchers, The Beat and Bad Manners all feature. This screening is a world exclusive screening from the film cinematographer, Joe Dunton's original 70mm copy.
At the Prince Charles cinema, Leicester Square.
The film will be introduced by Joe Dunton himself, who is among the highest-profile ‘backroom’ figures in the filmmaking industry. He has been honoured with an MBE and a BAFTA for ‘Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema’ in 2010, which should come as no surprise for movies such as Poltergeist, Return Of The Jedi,The Mission, Secrets & Lies, Eyes Wide Shut, the Harry Potter films, Clockwork Orange and The Shining have all benefitted from his expertise.
This screening is part of the world-famous London Intl Ska Festival (13-16 April) which see’s 100 bands and DJs celebrate ska from it’s roots in rhythm & blues, mento and calypso, through it’s Jamaican originators and onto rocksteady, reggae, dub, 2 Tone, skapunk and beyond. Festival headliners include; Freddie McGregor, Yellowman, King Jammy, The Pioneers, Dave & Ansel Collins, Owen Gray, Bitty Mclean, Misty In Roots, Pama International, Dance Craze (film), Rhoda Dakar, Carroll Thompson, Brinsley Forde (Aswad) and many more. All info at: www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk
Ticket limit per person 8
(inc. GBP 1.50 fees)
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