POLINA

POLINA, DANSER SA VIE (FRANCE)

Synopsis:

Moscow, early 90s. Polina, aged 8, is a gifted ballerina. From a modest background she joins the prestigious school of Professor Bojinsky, who trains dancers for the Bolshoi. He immediately grasps her tremendous potential and makes her work so hard that at only 18 her dream finally comes true and she enters the prestigious theatre. This is when she meets Adrien, a charming French dancer. He will help her to discover not only love but, more importantly, a new form of dance, more contemporary and expressive, a kind of dance that will change her life forever.

Festivals: Venice 2016

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Directed by:
Angelin Preljocaj, Valérie Müller
Cast:
Juliette Binoche, , Nastya Shevtzoda, Niels Schneider
Duration:
1h 48 min
Year:
2016
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