BELLY- Tour: Past Screenings



“BELLY…” Film Festival Screenings

Idaho International Film Festival in Boise Idaho September 27th,  2008 at the Egyptian theater at 2:15pm.  

1st annual Washougal International Film Festival in Washougal, Washington in  during the weekend of August 23rd,  2008

BELLY Awards:

Audience Choice award at Washougal International Film Festival


BELLY Tour and sponsored Screenings

Janurary 19th, 2011 (Wednesday) “BELLY…” screening in Burlington Vermont. 6:30pm Fletcher Free Library 235 College Street Burlington, Vermont 865-7211 For more information, please call Barbara Shatara (Fletcher Free Library Adult Programming) at 802-865-7211 or Christine Demarais (Presenter and local dancer) at 802-735-3641

December 11, 2010 (Saturday) Fairbanks, AK-“BELLY…” screening in Alaska. Sponsored by Space for Movement Studio. Location: : Space for Movement Studio41 Second Ave, Fairbanks AK 99701 Time: Doors open at 4:30, Movie starts at 5pm Ticket sales/door cost/suggested donations: $12 adults, $5 ages 6-18 Any other details: (Performance or Hafla, Potluck) Screening of BELLY during our monthly Bellydancer Meet-Up!

October 23, 2010 (Saturday) Fairmont MN-“BELLY…”at the Fairmont Film Society/ Our Story Studios 109 W. 1st ST in Fairmont, MN. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the film begins at 7:00 pm.  We’ll have snacks, coffee, ice available and people are free to bring their own snacks & beverages of choice.  People are welcome to stay after the film for conversation & informal music.

August 22nd 2010(Sunday) 2010 Idlewild, CATribal Rendezvous is delighted to host this provoking new film. Join us for an exclusive screening  and Q&A with the producer/director on Sunday, August 22, 2010  at the Rainbow Inn. 54420 S Circle Dr Idyllwild, CA 92549 Time: 5:30 $6.00 (suggested donation) Sponsored by Rachael Gollub Cecilia & Chad will be there to present the film, do a Q & A and sell the “BELLY” DVDs (only Available at the screenings)

August 7th 2010(Saturday) Wilson, NC ,  The Arts Council of Wilson presents the August Movie Buffs Series Movie-“BELLY…” Saturday, August 7, 2010 at 7:00pm Tickets are $7.00 See it at The Edna Boykin Cultural Center  – 108 W. Nash Street, Wilson, NC 27893 For more info call 252-291-3384* this screening is part of the satellite Tour.  Sue Furman will be presenting the film in Cecilia & Chad’s absence.

August 8th 2010 (Saturday) Denver, CO- “BELLY…” – Sensual, Scarred, Sacred sponsored by Phoenix. The Show – Honoring the Mentors of the Colorado BellyDance Community:After watching the movie and a short break — enjoy a special show honoring those that taught many of your current Colorado BellyDance Instructors (Cecilia will also be dancing) This portion of the weekend will be held at the Cinebarre Theatre in Thornton (Great spot with full bar and food)  For more info – contact Phoenix at  or 303.921.0378

July 31st 2010 (Saturday) 2010 St. Croix Falls, WI- “BELLY…” screening, Hafla and vending. 2pm $6.00 in advance, $8.00 at the door Hafla to follow 3:30Pm-6pm $5.00 at door or both movie and Hafla for $10.00  this screening is part of the satellite Tour.  Moonstruck Maiden will be presenting the film in Cecilia & Chad’s absence.

June 12th, 2010 (Saturday) Pennsylvania’s Outback_K’s art Studio “BELLY…” screening and Hafla K’s Art Studio is hosting a screening to a documentary on dancers. “Belly – sensual, scarred, sacred” Location: my studio on Blacks Road 2 PM – watch the movie 3:30PM Bring a snack to pass, a drink, as well as your favorite veil and hip scarf for dancing afterwards !!!Just a fun day!* this screening is part of the satellite Tour.  Karen will be presenting the film in Cecilia & Chad’s absence.

June 4th 2010, 7pm (Friday) “BELLY…” Screening at Cairo Caravan. MEDCA’s 33rd annual Cairo Caravan, Long Beach California On the Queen Mary in the “Boiler Room” on the Valley of the Kings floor (bottom level)

May 8th, 2010 (Saturday), Bend, OR-“BELLY…” A Gala of Glitter“BELLY” will be screening in Bend, OR, sponsored by The High Desert BellyDance Guild and Zweena The Central Oregon premiere of “BELLY…”. “BELLY” A Gala of Glitter-Live Bellydance & Drumming by members of the High Desert Bellydance Guild-Middle Eastern Hors D’oeuvres & Cash Bar-Q&A with filmmakers Cecilia and Chad Rinn-Belly Dance Costume Bazaar. At Saint Charles Medical Center (Main Entrance)  Center for Health and Learning.

April 29th 2010 (Thursday), Truth or Consequence, NM. “BELLY…” Screening at FLORALIA Belly Dance Festival. FILM Documentary: “Belly” Sensual Scarred Sacred; A Film by Cecilia Rinn 301 S. Foch st. (Senior Rec.Center)Truth or Consequences Time: 7:00pm lecture by Cecilia before film/Vending DVDS/Star Belly Costumes. FRIDAY April 30,* Workshop with Cecilia Rinn: Adding Meaning and Drama to your dance, (Exploring the Chakras)* DINNER/DANCE SHOW w/LIVE MUSIC by Andaluse Ent./ Featured Dancers (including Cecilia!) PRICE:$55.00 person. Cafe Bella Luca, 303 Jones st, TorC, NM 87901.  Doors open at 8:00PM Dinner served at 8:30PM Show starts at 9:00PM. SATURDAY May 1, WORKSHOPS/SHOPPING/GALA SHOW )Senior Recreation Center 301 S. Foch st. Truth or Consequences, NM* Workshop w/ Farasha (Mythica Storytelling w/Dance), Saz’hrah (Gypsy ROM Skirts),  Raksanna (Orientale Choreography) Helena Vlahos (Traditional Routine). * SATURDAY  GALA SHOW doors open 8:00PM SHOW starts at 8:30PM …$15 advance$20 at door. SUNDAY May 2,* Workshop w/Nadia & JamesYousif (How to dance to live music), Helena Vlahos (Trad, routine/livemusic), Leyla Najma 1:00-2:30PM (Right,left symetry/hips), Cecilia Rinn (Super slow moves w/Sensual veil). Sponsored by Selena Kareena Ancient Art Dance Studio

April 24th (Saturday) Santa Fe, NM-Pomegranate Studios screen “BELLY…” as part of SEEDs fundraiser. Pomegranate Studios 535 Cerrillos Rd at Paseo de Peralta above Sage Bakehouse Santa Fe, NM. A FUNdraiser for SEEDs, (Self Esteem and Empowerment through Dance) Tickets are $20, all proceeds go to SEEDs. 505-986-6164. Seating is limited, so get your tickets early! 5-7pm Woman Dance: Celebrating the Feminine Reception with the Artist Faith Michele-James A photo series exploring how the contemporary belly dance movement empowers women of all shapes, ages and sizes, while broadening our cultural notions of beauty. If you haven’t had a chance to see these stunning life-sized images, don’t miss this opportunity. 7-9pm BELLY The film ~ a feature-length belly dance documentary; a moving expose on why we dance, who we are, how we touch the hearts of our communities in this way. Sponsored by Mrya Krien and Pomegranate studios Cecilia & Chad will be in attendance to present the film, answer any questions, and sell the BELLY DVD’s. (DVDs only available for sale at the screenings)

March 20th 2010 (Saturday) Minneapolis, MN-Ms. Zuza sponsors at Minneapolis screening of “BELLY…”. Intermedia Arts2822 South Lyndale Avenue Minneapolis.Tickets will be $15 regular price, $10 in advance and for TC Tribal Members. Social hafla with informal dancing/drumming and shopping to follow. BELLY DVD’s available for sale at the screening only! Sponsored by Ms. Zuza

March 12th 2010, (Friday) Omaha, NB-“Zaia Hadiyyah of the Dance Orientale Studio is proud to present: Nebraska Premiere of “BELLY…” Workshop Weekend Friday 3-12-10:Welcome Cocktail Party. Free . Studio 1.Meet your host and instructors in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy complementary appetizers and punch “BELLY”  Sensual…..Scarred… Sacred 7.30 pm-9.30 pm  $15.00 payable in advance.  No ticket sales at door. Studio 1 Saturday & Sunday 3-14-10 & 3-15-10 9AM -5PM workshops with Sabine , Cecilia Rinn, Zaia Hadiyyah & Liezel Lane & Vendind Hafla 7.00pm-10.00 pm . $10.00. All participants ( $10.00 middle Eastern Dinner Available). We will travel to an ancient Land in the Middle East for our celebration of bellydance.  All participant in the workshop may show their talent at the Hafla. Motion 41 Dance Studio Westwood Mall, C/o West Center and 125th Street Omaha, NB Sponsored by Zaia Hadiyyah

December 29th 2009, (Tuesday) “Nyssa Artistic Dance Academy is proud to present a screening of “BELLY…” Time: 5:00pm – 9:00pm Location: Thunderegg Coffee Company Street: 125 Main St. City/Town: Nyssa, OR BELLY is a feature length documentary by Cecilia and Chad Rinn of Full Tilt Boogie L.L.C. about the belly-dancers in America. This event will be held in Nyssa, Oregon. Tuesday December 29th at Thunderegg Coffee Company. At 5pm there will be a meet and greet, the Movie will start at 6pm with live dancing afterwards. A $3 donation is suggested. We would love to see you there! Sponsored by Liz Kimball.

Decemeber 6th 2009 (Sunday) Mexico City, Mexico- “BELLY…” will screen as the closing night film at the Mexican Association of Oriental and Belly Dance Second National Belly dance Congress” “Our event will be a four days Congress, we will have a master belly dance workshop with Ava Fleming, 25 dance master classes, 4 music master classes, 4 conferences, 4 great shows and a photographic exposition.” This is a non-profitable congress and conferences, photographic exposition, movies and other activities will be free and open for all people who wants to visit the Congress (not only dancers).

November 8th, 2009 (Sunday) San Antonio, TX-“BELLY…” in San Antonio, sponsored by Karen Barbee! Karavan Studio is proud to present the San Antonio Screening of: “BELLY” at 3:30 pm Sunday November 8th  at the Jump-Start Performance Co. , located at 108 Blue Star, 78204, in the Blue Star Arts Complex in lovely San Antonio, Texas.Telephone: 210-227-JUMP (5867) This is a rare event and the only showing in San Antonio. If you love Belly Dance or want to find out more, you should not miss this exclusive event. The screening will be followed by performances by Karen Barbee, Karavan Dancers And Cecilia Rinn producer of “BELLY”. Buy Tickets!

October 24th, 2009 (Saturday) “BELLY…” will be screening in Eugene Oregon, sponsored by MEDGE as part of the… “Fall Festival”! 6:30pm,: Documentary Film “Belly:: Sensual,, Scarred,, Sacred”” Cozmic Pizza. With special appearance by Cecila Rinn, Director. . Suggested donation $5. DVDs will be available for purchase ONLY during the showing.8:30pm.: Gala Evening Show Featuring Claudia Cozmic Pizza. Claudia, Sahara’s Dream, Janikea, Sabine, Cecilia, and more! Admission to the Evening Show is included in $5 Festival admission.

October 4th  2009 (Sunday)”BELLY…” PDX Screening. At the Davis Street Tavern 500 NW Davis Street. There was a bonus performance by Cecilia, Ruby, and Jewels $5-$10 suggested donation. Sponsored by Jewels & Ruby. Director/Producers Cecilia & Chad Rinn were in attendance.

August 28th, 2009 (Friday) Sacremento, CA-Hot Pot “BELLY…” Screening. “BELLY” will be screening in Sacramento, sponsored by Amy Sigil & Unmata! The screening will be at the Hot Pot Studios. Come eat snacks and watch a movie! Friday Aug. 28th. Cost is $10. Hot Pot Studios located at1614 K Street, Studio 1, Sacramento, CA 95814 (916) 308-9753 scrapbook for the  “BELLY” screening at Hot Pot Studio

September 19th, 2009 (Saturday) Seattle, WA -“BELLY…” weekend sponsored by Delilah! The documentary “BELLY” will debut in Seattle at VDP Studio. In celebration for this event we are holding 2 mini Workshops with BELLY producer Cecilia of Boise and Portland’s Ruby. Ruby Teaching Turkish Style Bellydance. Cecilia teaching Traditional Belly Dance Drills following that Cecilia, also a seamstress and fashion designer will present a short Fashion Show of some of her latest designs. BELLY will be shown at 7:30pm with a discussion to follow. To wrap it all up we will have Performances by Cecilia, Ruby, Delilah and members of House of Tarab starting around 9:30pm. Sunday September 20th Matinee Showing of BELLY 2:30pm Event will be held at VDP Studios at 4128 Fremont Ave North, Seattle, WA 98103, 206 632-1906 (Studio) 206–632-2353 (Home Office).

August 15, 2009 (Saturday) Pocatello, ID “BELLY…”Private Screening Full Tilt Boogie had a private screening in Pocatello Idaho sponcored by Chandni Tribe on 8-15-09.  Chad and Cecilia also took a 4 hour Unmata workshop, and danced together in the evening show.  It was like a reunion with some  of the Stars of “BELLY”, including Amy Sigil and Shelli DeCant of Unmata, Christiania Gonzalez, and Jenna Harder or Shimmy Shakti Studios, and Samira Il Naia of Cairo Fusion Scrapbook for the Pocatello “BELLY” screening and celebration

July 25th, 2009 (Saturday)Boise, ID “BELLY…” DVD Release party “BELLY” DVD release party will be July 25th at the Visual Arts Collective (VAC) 3638 Osage Street in Garden City, Idaho.  Doors open at 7:30pm, a screening of the feature film will start at 8:00pm, and a show featuring local and regional talent including Samira Il Naia, Cairo Fusion, Mazana, Cecilia, Itheyla, Eclectica, and Azula of Shimmy Shakti, will begin at 10:00pm. Cost is $10.00. ScrapBook for The “BELLY” DVD Release party

July 11th, 2009 (Saturday) Boise, ID-“Fusion Fest”“BELLY” will be screening at the after party at 2009 “Fusion Fest” featuring  Shalee of Black Star Dance Co. – and *DJ Amar* in Boise, Idaho on July 11th at 10PM at BSU. Sponsored by Samira Il Naia

April 18th, 2009 (Saturday) Twin Falls, ID- “A Magic Night in Magic Valley Featuring Ava Fleming” To start off the BELLY tour, BELLY will have a screening  after the evening performance of “A Magic Night in Magic Valley Featuring Ava Fleming” on April 18th in Twin Falls Idaho. Saturday April 18th 2009  from 9:30pm to 11PM at the Turf Club 734 Falls Ave. Twin Falls Idaho Sponsored by Connie Jones Schwamb.

For information to help sponsor a BELLY Screening please go HERE

For your own copy of the “BELLY…” DVD go HERE

Please contact Cecilia or 208-891-6609 with any questions or ideas.