ONE DAY PINA ASKED
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"One day Pina asked..."
Chantal Akerman is offered a journey into the world of Pina Bausch. In long still shots, she intertwines backstage footage of actor-dancers with excerpts from rehearsals during their five-week tour of Wuppertal, Venice, Milan, and Avignon. Akerman ends the film with a hesitant interview with Pina Bausch.
Cast and Credits
Jakob H. Andersen
Joséphine Ann Endicott
Chantal Anne Akerman was a Belgian film director, screenwriter, artist, and film professor at the City College of New York. She is best known for Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles — a masterpiece that established her as one among the greatest and internationally celebrated filmmakers and artists of our time. Chantal Akerman’s cinematographic, literary, and art works remain among the most influential to countless artists, and the most inspiring to audiences across the world.