Weds 25 April, 6pm at mac
Man on Wire (12A)
(dir: James Marsh, UK 2008, 94 mins)
The tale of Philippe Petit’s daring tightrope walk between the twin towers.
Saturday 28 April, 3pm at the Electric Cinema
Moulin Rouge (12)
(dir: Baz Luhrmann, USA 2001, 127 mins)
Introduced by one of the ‘Montmartre dancers’, Shaun Parker.
Sunday 29 April, 2pm at mac
West Side Story (PG)
(dir: Robert Wise & Jerome Robbins, USA 1961, 152 mins)
Barnstorming, finger-clicking movie version of the Bernstein/Sondheim show.
Tues 1 May, 6.30pm at the Electric:
(dir: Wim Wenders, Germany 2011, 103 mins)
Beguiling 3D tribute to the late German choreographer.
Sat 5 May, 10.15pm at the Electric:
The FP (18)
(dir: Brandon and Jason Trost, USA 2011, 83 mins)
UK premiere for this gleefully absurd dance-battle movie.
Sunday 6 May, 2pm at mac:
Fever Chart (15)
(dir: Various, 90 mins approx.)
Programme of shorts including Mark Leckey’s Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore.
Sat 12 May, 6pm at the Electric
Bombay Beach (15)
(dir: Alma Har'el, USA 2011, 80 mins)
Offbeat documentary about the residents of an abandoned Californian town.
Saturday 12 May, from 8pm at the Spotted Dog
The Digbeth Shuffle (18)
Video disco featuring 60s dance troupe The Actionettes and DJs from the Sugarfoot Stomp.
Sunday 13 May, 2.30pm at the Electric
Wings of Desire (PG)
(dir: Wim Wenders, Germany 1987, 127 mins)
“A soaring anthem for everydayness”, filmed in Berlin shortly before the Wall came down.
Tuesday 15 May, 6.15pm at mac:
Hit Me With Music (15)
(dir: Miquel Galofré, Spain/Jamaica 2011, 74 mins)
Snapshot of Jamaica’s burgeoning dancehall scene.