Alexey Taran, a native of Santa Clara, Cuba, graduated from the Cuban National School of Dance, National Art School, Havana, Cuba. Taran, a 2007 Guggenheim Fellow, is the Co-Founder Artistic Director and choreographer for Bistoury Physical Theatre and Film. In 2022, Taran was selected for the Art Studio Ginestrelle, Residency Program, Asissi, Italy. Taran was awarded for the six time the Miami Dade Choreographer’s Fellowship from the Miami Dade Department of Cultural Affairs. In 2017, he was awarded the prestigious Knight Arts Challenge Grant. Also in 2017, he was awarded the New Music USA Project Grant Award, New York, and the NALAC Transnational Cultural Remittance Travel Award, San Antonio, TX.
FilmGate Social Justice Festival
February 28th, 2024, 6:30 PM
Silverspot Cinema - Downtown Miami - Theater 3
FilmGate Festival returns for its 134th edition with Social Justice month! Join us as we spotlight powerful projects that tackle relevant social issues affecting our communities.
The night will begin with Happy Hour, where you'll get to network and chat with your fellow FilmGatos. Then, grab the mic and pitch yourself to our vibrant, diverse audience during percolator. Finally, sit back, relax, and enjoy a night of thought-provoking cinema by Florida Filmmakers.
Get your tickets now and support your local film community!
March 23rd, 30th, April 6th, & 20th, Saturdays ONLY from 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Sound can ruin or save your film -- that's why we partnered up with Dan Abrusci, an Emmy winner sound mixer with over 13 years of experience in the film and television industry.
Unlock the secrets of creating award-winning short content with our upcoming Production Audio Bootcamp! In just one month, equip yourself with the essential tools to elevate your films through sound. Whether you're a filmmaker, actor, business owner, or media professional, this course is your gateway to mastering the ABCs of production audio.