The International Festival of Films on Art - 39TH Edition from March 16 to 28, 2021

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France | 2017 | 105 min
- Without dialogue
Costume: Alexander Ekman, Xavier Ronze
Decorater: Alexander Ekman
Lighting: Tom Visser
Cast: Étoiles, Premiers Danseurs et Corps de Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris
Choreography: Alexander Ekman
Composer: Mikael Karlsson
Director: Tommy Pascal

Synopsis

World Premiere

A dazzling figure in the world of contemporary dance, Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman received an invitation to work with the dancers of the Ballet de l’Opéra. Known for his spectacular pieces and dreamlike universe, Ekman’s language links theatricality, humour, classicism, and contemporaneity. In this majestic film, which features the splendid Palais Garnier, viewers are treated to a superbly inventive and jubilant show. A voyage into a luminous, grandiose environment.

Directors

Tommy Pascal

Obsessed with the expression of bodies in motion, Tommy has been devoting himself to direction since 2007. He was a professional dancer for 18 years (Béjart Ballet Lausanne, Ballet Preljocaj, ...).

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