• Pina (2011)

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Release Date: December 23rd, 2011

DVD Release Date: January 22nd, 2013

PG |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Wim Wenders films dancers in motion as a tribute to legendary choreographer Pina Bausch, who died in 2009.

Cast: Malou Airaudo, Regina Advento, Ruth Amarante, Jorge Puerta, Rainer Behr, Andrey Berezin, Bénédicte Billet, Ales Cucek

Director: Wim Wenders

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Neue Road Movies, Eurowide Film Production

Keywords: Engaging, 2010s, Pursuit, Offbeat

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    In both theatrical environments and open-air ones, with Wenders paying close attention to the geometrics as well as the psychology of the movement, Pina is the best possible tribute to Bausch, and to adventurous image-making. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Wim Wenders' stylish 3D mirrors the bizarrely captivating world of choreographer Pina Bausch. show more

  • 90
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    What's remarkable about Pina is how democratic it is, how casual it is about opening up the world of modern dance to people who know, or perhaps care, little about it. show more

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Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2012)
Nominated Documentary (Feature)