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Tzigne Dances

1941 (MIFF 1996, Reel Dance - Cinematheque de la Dance)

Director: Jack Kemp

"Carmen Amaya, she's hail against windows, the cry of a swallow, a black cigar smoked by a dreamywoman, a thunder of applause "

Jean Cocteau

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