The Children of Theatre Street
The Children of Theatre Street (1977)

The Kirov Ballet in Leningrad is probably the most-filmed dance school in the world, but filmmaker Robert Dornhelm manages to pull fresh coals from the fire in Children of Theatre Street. It is emphasized throughout that the newcomers to… More

Rated: G
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DVD Release Date: April 13, 2004
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Saporta Report (Atlanta)

As a shared dream, it is wonderful; as a movie, maybe less so, with wobbly sound and obtrusive camera work. But try to ignore the filmic flaws and focus on the sea of legs, going up, up, up, until, like Icarus himself, they would touch the sun.

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