A documentary film about dancing on the screen, from it's orgins after the invention of the movie camera, over the movie musical from the late 20s, 30s, 40s 50s and 60s up to the break dance and the music videos from the 80s. Written by
Stephan Eichenberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The extended version of Ray Bolger's dance routine from "The Wizard of Oz" was first presented here. See more
This film is dedicated to all the dancers... especially those who devoted their lives to the development of their art long before there was a motion picture camera.
Features The Boy Friend
I Won't Dance
Music by Jerome Kern
with original lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
and revised lyrics by Dorothy Fields
, Otto A. Harbach
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Fred Astaire
from the film Roberta
(1935) See more