2011 • PG • Documentary, International
A stunning tribute to legendary choreographer, Pina Bausch.
WHY WE PICKED IT: This beautifully shot tribute to the German modern-dance pioneer movingly showcases the bold legacy of an artistic visionary.
Filmmaker Wim Wenders explores the life and work of the influential contemporary dance choreographer Pina Bausch, who died in 2009, in a performance documentary featuring dancers from Bausch’s legendary Tanztheater Wupertal company performing some of her best-known pieces both inside the theater and around the city of Wupertal.
DIRECTOR: Wim Wenders
CAST: Pina Bausch
NOMINATIONS: Best Documentary Feature - Academy Awards® 2012