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The Dancer (2000)

PG-13 | | Drama | 7 June 2000 (France)
A mute dancer teaches movement to adoring kids and wins the dance contest every Saturday night at a cavernous Brooklyn disco, makes the final cut for a Broadway show but is dismissed when ... See full summary »

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(as Fred Garson)

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Credited cast:
Mia Frye ...
India Rey
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Jasper Rey
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Isaac
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Stephane
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Oscar
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Bruno
Cut Killer ...
DJ Atomic
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Le portier
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Stephan's girlfriend (as Axelle Grelet)
Tonio Descanvelle ...
Le barman
Juliet Dunn ...
Smoking girl
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Artiste Unicorn
Jane Gilchrist ...
Subway Ticket Seller
Raphaël Haroche ...
Homme 2 Unicorn (as Raphaël)
Husain Jean ...
Jeune danseur
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A mute dancer teaches movement to adoring kids and wins the dance contest every Saturday night at a cavernous Brooklyn disco, makes the final cut for a Broadway show but is dismissed when she gives her name in sign language. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for brief language | See all certifications »
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7 June 2000 (France)  »

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A táncos  »

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FRF 77,000,000 (estimated)
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Simple story, Compulsive viewing
17 December 2001 | by (Hong Kong) – See all my reviews

I was really impressed with this feature. It is very much a simple visual treat, and an emotional and inspiring story.

India is an exceptionally talented dancer living with her brother and scarcely making ends meet. She is a mute and encounters various problems in her daily life and also in gaining employment as a dancer. This is a well acted and beautifully shot film. Jarrod Bunch in particular gives real gravity to the marginal character Bruno, makes him seem like a real person! It holds a European flavour but fits in the New York mould perfectly. I suggest that this will be enjoyed by most folk. It's a triumph of the human spirit film, without cheese. It is in a word exceptional.


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