Series S00927 - Rahi family videos

Azada Rahi 1/1 A Azada Rahi 1/1 B Azada Rahi 1/1 C

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Rahi family videos

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  • Moving images

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S00927

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  • 1995-1996 (Creation)
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    Rahi family

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3 digital files (ca. 23 GB) : MOV, sd.

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The Rahi family is located in Toronto and identifies as Afghani.

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Accession consists of home videos documenting Azada Rahi's participation in the Junior Toronto Raptors Dance Pak including rehearsals and performances at the YTV Achievement Awards.

Project and donor(s) contributed description follows: "Around 1994, 9-year old Azada Rahi living in a nearby co-op auditioned at the Cabbagetown Youth Centre to be part of the junior Toronto Raptors Dance Pak. The choreographer was Clarence Ford, who auditioned kids, teens and young adults from all over the city, and ran the Pak once the crew was established. He was a delight to work with, was extremely kind, and was great at keeping so many young people organized and focused.

For Azada, the years she spent in the Pak, encountering Canadian athletes and entertainers were "fun and weird". These tapes are the sole recordings of her dancing that she has had access to. Looking back at the footage proved surprisingly, hilarious, and a chance to reflect on herself as an uninhibited young dancer."

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Digitized from VHS cassette.

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Final

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2019/05/21 KCP. Created.

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