The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes (Great Britain)

Synopsis:

A glorious Technicolor epic that influenced generations of filmmakers, artists, and aspiring ballerinas, The Red Shoes intricately weaves backstage life with the thrill of performance. A young ballerina is torn between two forces: the composer who loves her, and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer.

Awards & Festivals: Best Art Direction, Best Music - Oscar 1949, Nominated for Best Picture, Best Writing, Best Editing - Oscar 1949, Best Motion Picture Score - Golden Globes 1949, Nominated for Best British Film - BAFTA 1949, Venice 1949 (official competition)

Directed by:
Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Cast:
Moira Shearer, Marius Goring, Anton Walbrook
Duration:
12h:00m
Year:
1948
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