• Mr. Gaga (2017)

Mr. Gaga

Release Date: February 1st, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Footage of intimate rehearsals and breathtaking dance sequences highlight the life and career of Ohad Naharin, choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company.

Cast: Ohad Naharin

Director: Tomer Heymann

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: AVROTROS, Arte, Heymann Brothers Films, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, SVT

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Sheila O'MalleyRogerEbert.com

    Mr. Gaga is an intense pleasure: the extensive footage of Naharin's choreography in performances over the years, beautifully captured by Ital Rziel, gives an intimate and thrilling glimpse of what he is all about. Naharin's work is distinct. show more

  • 70
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    A fascinating if uneven portrait. show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    In performance and rehearsal clips, Heymann’s saturated cinematography captures the raw physicality and emotion of Naharin’s work, and the way he cajoles, demeans and seduces his dancers. show more

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