A Film by Julia Murat
|In this Brazilian film, a male sculptor and a female dancer find their relationship complicated by their rivalry and the desire to build a future together.|
Watch atmospheric records of ballet productions from the legendary Bolshoi Theater including The Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Spartacus, Swan Lake, Giselle.
This August is their first ever DOC MONTH with 30 documentaries on the line-up!
They’re excited to add Jamilia, a mesmerizing film, shot in Kyrgyzstan on richly saturated Super-8 footage. Over the course of its haunting narrative, director Aminatou Echard introduces contemporary Kyrgyz women who, in talking about the eponymous literary heroine, reveal their own private lives and desires, the social rules they chafe under and their ideas of freedom.
Other highlights include two new documentary features by Vitaly Mansky: Sunrise/Sunset, covering 24 hours in the residence of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and Putin’s Witnesses, chronicling the origins of the Russian president’s regime.