Documentary film ”Petite Ballerine”
Directed by: Renata Šimić, Matej Đuzel, Ivan Granić
Produced by: Bruno Gudelj, Nino Marić
Starring: Leda Šeparović, Mihaela Devald, Milko Šparemblek
Production: Televizija Student 2015
Festivals: Kratki na brzinu, Revija studentskog filma, Star film fest, Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival, Phoenix film festival, etc.
Petite Ballerine is a story about Leda, a young ballerina from Zagreb. She has finished ballet school in Zagreb and now she is going to Stuttgart to study ballet at a prestige ballet dance academy. The film also features Leda’s ballet professor and former croatian prima ballerina Ms. Mihaela Devald and the famous ballet choreographer Mr. Milko Sparemblek who at one time was the director of New York Metropolitan ballet opera (1971). They tell their story about ballet, about their ballet path and what it takes to become a professional ballet dancer.
The film explores what it takes to be an artist and to be able to do what you want in spite of all the doubts, hardships and fears