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This edition: Terpsichore's Captives II

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Episode Details

(2006/Russia, 52 min., color, documentary, in English) Prod.: Granat Film Studio / Film Service of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation. Dir.: Efim Reznikov. Cast: Bill T. Jones, Natasha Balakhnecheva. Music: Anton Batagov. American choreographer Bill T. Jones is invited to Russia to work with Natasha Balakhnecheva, the Prima Ballerina of the Kremlin ballet. While her previous teachers have trained her to suppress her ego and personality, Jones tries to bring them out, to have her experience the freedom of modern dance.