Winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, photographer Hal Banfield brings a photographic series to life.
Capturing the grace, beauty & strength of black dancers in motion, I Am Dance: Words and Images of the Black Dancer shines a spotlight on dancers from the concert to the commercial world of dance. Intimate stories from dancers about the space they hold in the world of dance, what dance means to them. Primarily, what being a dancer of colour represents. I Am Dance is an encounter with dancers that leaves us with not just beautiful images to behold, but also shares the love & appreciation for the art of dance. Incredible insight into the passion, heart & revelations of the dancers of colour.