HD - 2015 - French - 90 min - Color / Black & White
Ouliana Lopatkina: La Divine (original title)
A film by Marlène Ionesco
Born in 1973 is a small Ukrainian village, Ulyana Lopatkina reveals herself as a precocious dancer and enters the prestigious Vaganova Academy in Saint-Petersburg from which she graduates with a Grand Prix in 1991.
This is when she starts collaborating with the Marinski theatre where she quickly becomes a Prima Ballerina with incredible performances.
Injured, she will stop dancing for two years and come back with more insurance and more characters personification. She then triumphs with Swan Lake and according to specialized critics, she is to date the most beautiful swan they ever seen in the history of classical ballet.