#KeepDancing: This is what happened when a South African travelled the globe for two years asking strangers to dance

Photo: YouTube Video
Photo: YouTube Video

It takes a certain amount of gusto to either stop and ask a stranger to dance, as well as to respond positively to the rather quirky request. 

Miklas Manneke, a local Oscar-nominated film director from Johannesburg did exactly that during his travels for two years.  

Manneke says, "For two years, I've travelled the world asking strangers one simple question: Will you dance for me? In an age when we appear divided - be it by border, or language - there is one thing that still unites us. This video is an ode to them - and to us."

Manneke who says he want to keep this video going, has called on travellers to upload a video of yourself dancing to Instagram using #KeepDancing.

"Let’s make the longest dance video of all time."

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