The Houston Cinema Arts Society will be holding their 5th Annual Julydoscope Festival at Discovery Green on Saturday (Jul. 18). Julydoscope is an evening of free dance, music, and film and this year it will feature the special screening of rap legend Nas‘ film Shake the Dust.
DJ Dizzle will host the night’s show with Bun B set to introduce the film include performances by several Houston-based dance crews.
Shake the Dust, executive produced by Nas, looks at the impact breakdancing and hip hop, as well as the resonance it brings to those in slum and ghettos from the world over. The film boasts what could be some of the most incredible breaking seen on film. Locations featured include Colombia, Cambodia, Uganda, and Yemen.
Festivities will begin at 7 p.m. with performances on the Anheuser-Busch Stage.