For her newest movie, Irish director Leonn Ward sought after to push the traditional ballet movie outdoor of its convenience zone. Featuring Precious Adams, a emerging celebrity of the English National Ballet, Ward’s dynamic portrait of the younger First Artist gifts a younger take at the rule-bound etiquette of ballet. Rich in colour, the movie empowers Adams to inform her personal tale thru get dressed and motion, whilst deploying dance in unconventional scenes and areas.
“I wish to push this so far as I will be able to. I see Precious’ glance to be wealthy in colour, transferring seamlessly along with her frame. Something that in reality pops,” explains Ward. “I sought after to offer the movie an entire new younger power that isn’t simplest cool, however tells Precious’ unbelievable tale.” While ballet movies are usually set inside of, Ward selected to relocate to London’s nice open air, developing an in an instant cinematic have an effect on, and close to countless house by which Adams may just carry out.
English National Ballet’s manufacturing of Swan Lake will likely be in Liverpool Empire November 21-24 2018, The Bristol Hippodrome November 27 – December 1 2018, and London Coliseum January 3-13, 2019.