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)

Laura W. avatar
Laura W.

My life is forever changed due to this movie.

Margaret Walker avatar
Margaret Walker

Really cool Documentary with unforgettable characters. You should watch this, and you’ll be HOOKED

Donna S. avatar
Donna S.

This is the new standard! I recommend this for anyone who has a heart.

Diana M. avatar
Diana M.

Sooni Taraporevala was a director who meticulously thought about the look of every frame of his movies.

Randy A. avatar
Randy A.

This is an excellent movie

Rebecca avatar

A shining neon-glowing Short.

Janet avatar

Slow start, but worth watching.

Thomas Jordan avatar
Thomas Jordan

I personally loved the movie, I'm not a trekkie, far from to be honest, but this one was great!

Billy W. avatar
Billy W.

Can't wait to see another one.

Nicole Cox avatar
Nicole Cox

If any people ask to me to recommend a very well made Documentary movie i surely recommend this one, and i really hope that could exist a sequel, i would love it.

Lori M. avatar
Lori M.

Usually I try to be careful with over hyping a film, or setting the expectations too high, as film geeks all are guilty for, however for Sooni Taraporevala, this really is not possible.

Amanda M. avatar
Amanda M.

Genuinely surprised at how good this film was