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Dancer, The

A Film by Donya Feuer

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The Dancer follows the young and gifted Katja Björner through years of intensive training at the Royal Swedish Ballet School as she develops into an international ballet star. Filmed with an eye toward conveying the physical aspects of dancing the pain, sweat, and tears, as well as the exquisite beauty The Dancer captures the fierce determination and struggle that goes into the desire to dance at the highest level.

What the Critics are Saying

"Anyone interested in ballet will want to see The Dancer." - Anna Kisselgoff, The New York Times

"The ballet world's equivalent of Hoop Dreams!" -Miami Herald

"Feuer brilliantly crystallizes the sacrifices that dancers make - she reinvents the way we view dance." - Dance and The Arts Magazine

"A fascinating and compelling journey. Katja Björner is a charming and talented subject."
- Boston Herald

Features and Specifications

Bonus materials:
  • 4:3 Letterbox Presentation
  • Bonus Short Film
  • Dance Trailers
  • Chapters

Format: DVD
Running Time: 96 Minutes
Color: Color
Language: English and Swedish w/ English subtitles

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