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Boxers + Ballerinas
Boxers Ballerinas
Actor: B+B (Boxers + Ballerinas)
Director: Mike Cahill;Brit Marling
Genres: Action & Adventure, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
NR     2008     1hr 24min

Boxers and Ballerinas is about four young people forever united by their cultural heritage, and forever divided by 90 miles of water and over 40 years of political conflict. The documentary traces the lives of a boxer and ...  more »

     
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Actor: B+B (Boxers + Ballerinas)
Director: Mike Cahill;Brit Marling
Genres: Action & Adventure, Special Interests, Educational, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Action & Adventure, Dance, Educational, Documentary
Studio: Cinequest Films
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 06/17/2008
Original Release Date: 01/01/2004
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2004
Release Year: 2008
Run Time: 1hr 24min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

Equally Compelling: Visually & Narratively
Travis Jones | Lexington, KY | 08/02/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I had the good fortune fortune of attending an early screening of Boxers & Ballerinas at the Director's Guild of America in which the filmmakers were present. So often documentaries are able to stumble upon intriguing situations yet lack a visual level of expression worthy of intrigue. This is NOT one of those films.
As important a story being told, here is one filmmaker's extraordinarily creative vision for all of us to either sit back and enjoy or sit closer and try to figure out how he did it! As gifted a storyteller as Cahill "appears" to be, what's most apparent is the lack of calling attention to itself (regarding the visual effects) and instead they are only used as necessary parts to a greater whole. And for me, that whole was to better understand the lives of others' in which I'd never contemplated before, and I'm extremely thankful for the opportunity."