• High Strung (2016)

High Strung

Release Date: April 8th, 2016

DVD Release Date: August 2nd, 2016

PG |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

Sparks fly between a young ballerina (Keenan Kampa) and a British violinist (Nicholas Galitzine) as they prepare for a musical competition.

Cast: Keenan Kampa, Nicholas Galitzine, Paul Freeman, Jane Seymour, Richard Southgate, Sonoya Mizuno, Anabel Kutay, Marcus Emanuel Mitchell

Director: Michael Damian

Genres: Drama , Music , Romance

Production Co: Riviera Films, Sforzando Productions, Castel Film Studio

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Stephen FarberThe Hollywood Reporter

    Director Michael Damian does not bring any special spark to the film, but he recognizes the talents of his cast and allows them to shine. show more

  • 60
    Robyn BahrVillage Voice

    What it loses in thematic richness, the uncynical High Strung makes up for in pure joy. show more

  • 63
    Sara StewartNew York Post

    The journey to this foregone conclusion features several dance-offs mashing up contemporary and classical styles, which director Michael Damian (“Love By Design”) shoots with gusto. Sure, this is all a familiar tune — but it’s still catchy. show more

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