Only When I Dance

  |  Book Tickets: 04/12/2009
  |  Buy to Own: 04/12/2009
  |  Watch Now: 22/02/2010
  |  78 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Coming of age documentary following two black Brazilian teenagers as they try to fulfill their dreams of joining a ballet company. Isabela and Irlan live in one of the most violent areas of Rio, but are determined to find an escape from their grinding poverty by dancing for one of the top ballet schools of Europe. Over the course of a year the film charts their story, in Rio, Lausanne and New York, as they strive against the odds to leave the favelas behind and change the course of their lives.

Contains one use of mild language
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