Posts tagged with "Michael Powell"

Pressburger and Powell’s The Red Shoes (1948)

Posted by Bennett O'Brian May 2, 2013 2 Comments 6984 views

A young and gifted ballerina is driven to the edge of madness by a controlling company director as she confronts the intensifying pressures of becoming a world-renowned dancer overnight. Although we could be talking about the Oscar-winning film Black Swan (2010), instead let us look back to another dark and visually-stunning ballet film made sixty […]

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