La danse – Le ballet de l'Opéra de Paris

La danse – Le ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
  • 2009
  • US / France
  • 2h 38min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Frederick Wiseman
  • Cast: Emilie Cozette, Aurélie Dupont, Dorothée Gilbert

Veteran documentary filmmaker Wiseman takes us inside the hallowed halls of the world-renowned Paris Opera Ballet and offers the viewer a privileged insight into the world of the dancers, artistic director, politics, hierarchies and cleaners. His most intimate, grand and sublime film.

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La Danse (Le Ballet de Opera de Paris)

28 Apr 20105 stars

(PG) 158min Veteran documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman specialises in capturing bodies caught up in a process of metamorphosis. In Titicut Follies he gave us the contortions of psychiatric patients and in Highschool, the awkward gestures of the…

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