ANATOMY OF A MALE BALLET DANCER

Co-presented with Wicked Queer

 

ANATOMY OF A MALE BALLET DANCER offers a unique behind-the-scenes portrait of Brazilian ballet star Marcelo Gomes. Widely considered the greatest partner of his generation, every ballerina desires to dance with him. From his struggle to reach the top of the ballet world, to his complicated relationship with his father, the film takes us on Marcelo’s journey across international stages around the world. Currently celebrating his 20th year with American Ballet Theatre, Marcelo remains at the peak of his game.

Guests: David Barba, James Pellerito

Moderator: Rebecca Ostriker, Boston Globe Arts Editor


Screenings:

Saturday, October 14

2:30PM

Brattle Theatre

Film Info Info

Directors:

David Barba, James Pellerito

Producers:

David Barba, James Pellerito

Length:

83 minutes

Year:

2017

Presenting Sponsor

Cross Insurance

Sponsors

Makers Mark Patron Roca Horizon Beverages Stella Artois Stella Cidre Vertex Tito’s

Supporters

Independent Film Festival of Boston Environmental Film Festival Wicked Queer Alden & Harlow Hops N Scotch WGBH HUBweek LimoLiner The Brattle Theatre Coolidge Corner Theatre Camden Int’l Film Festival Provincetown Film Festival