Yeh ballet

Yeh ballet

Dancing is a passion of the rich, believes Manish Chauhan , the 21-year-old son of a taxi driver in suburban Mumbai. Yet he, like his friend, 15-year-old Amiruddin Shah daydream of becoming principal ballet dancers in big American companies. Ballet arrived in their lives as a lucky accident only three years ago, when Yehuda Maor discovered their talent. A scholarship to study at New York's prestigious Joffrey Ballet School doesn't materialize after they are rejected for US visas. Today Amir Shah is poised to attend ABT (American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Onassis School). He is being funded by a billionaire Indian scientist Dr. Yusuf Hamied chairman of Cipla Since this film was made Amir's story has caught the global eye and he has been written about and filmed extensively. His BBC story got 2 million hits. Yeh Ballet is Manish Chauhan's story before they found global recognition.

Running Time
15 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Short, Documentary
Sooni Taraporevala
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about short «Yeh ballet» (16)

Terry P. avatar
Terry P.

Sooni Taraporevala is a director I've never paid close attention to before, but after watching this movie, my eyes are now open. I was quite impressed with how serious this man took on the challenge.

Michelle B. avatar
Michelle B.

Great Directing from Sooni Taraporevala. The cinematography was stunning throughout the whole film.

Danielle Brown avatar
Danielle Brown

i liked the movie !! i did not fail to entertain me. I know i suck at reviews.

Ann Young avatar
Ann Young

This was a great movie. The storyline was believable and the directing and cast are excellent.

Marie Owens avatar
Marie Owens

Here's a fine example of a film that may makes up for an exciting watch due to its director Sooni Taraporevala extra-ordinary sense of creating spectacles that feel like breathing artworks.

Stephen avatar

Amazing exercise of stunning colour, isn't just a Documentary, it's a accomplishment, and is by far this year's best film.

Jennifer O. avatar
Jennifer O.

Nice Short theme. Bit of corny dialogue though.

Zachary R. avatar
Zachary R.

extraordinary and beautiful movie ! The actors expressed their emotions and made me believe that they are really going through some sort of emotion.

Gloria avatar

I really enjoyed the movie, it was just being what I expected.

Christian H. avatar
Christian H.

Sooni Taraporevala once again showed us that he is one of the most visionary directors in Hollywood! The story is good as well.

Angela L. avatar
Angela L.

This is without a doubt a superior film and simply one of the best movies of the year.