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A Footnote in Ballet History? (2016)

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The establishment of the art of classical ballet in Egypt under the auspices of the state during the Cold War is at the heart of an extraordinary saga.
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Magda Saleh ...
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Diane Hakak ...
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Aleya Abdel Razek ...
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Wadoud Faizy ...
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Nadia Habib Eskinazi ...
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Safwat Gerges ...
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Jack Josephson ...
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Ahlam Younes ...
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Reda Sheta ...
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Yehia Abdeltawwab ...
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Dina Fouad ...
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Mohamed Shams ...
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Frank G. Wisner Jr. ...
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The establishment of the art of classical ballet in Egypt under the auspices of the state during the Cold War is at the heart of an extraordinary saga, narrated here by its first pioneers. Prima ballerina Magda Saleh and fellow dancers recall the founding of the first national ballet school, staffed with Soviet teachers, the early triumphs, collapse and renewed hopes over five decades. Written by H & O Productions

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art | new york | egypt | ballerina | ballet | See All (5) »


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7 May 2017 (USA)  »

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Hamesh fi tarikh al ballet  »

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$198,000 (estimated)
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The film been financed through producers and also from crowd funding on Indiegogo with a total of $11670. See more »

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