Ballerina is a 2006 documentary film that follows the training sessions, rehearsals, and everyday lives of five Russian ballerinas at different stages in their career. The film features footage of classes at the Vaganova Ballet Academy as well as performances in the Mariinsky Theatre. An intimate portrait of five ballerinas from the Kirov.
Directed by Bertrand Norman
Produced by Frédéric Podetti Yann Brolli
Edited by Antonela Bevenja
Running time 80 min.