|Original title:||BEJART, EL ESFUERZO Y EL ÁNIMO|
|Directed by:||Arantxa Aguirre|
|Country & Release Year:||SPAIN 2009|
|Runtime:||80 min. (TV version available)|
Maurice Béjart (archive footage)
Béjart Ballet Lausanne members
Screenplay: Arantxa Aguirre
Production companies: López-Li Films
Producers: Carmen Huray, Gema Martínez, José Luis López-Linares
D.O.P.: Carlos Carcas, José Luis Lopez-Linares
Editor: Sergio Deustua
Sound: Eric Menard
Directed by Arantxa Aguirre
The death of Maurice Béjart, the most brilliant choreographer in November 2007, was an irreparable loss for the art World, but, above all it was a cataclysm for his own company.
Thirty five dancers from all over the world have been orphaned and must work hard in order to survive. Still keeping the weight of their maestroís death, they face the challenge of maintaining the company as a tribute to his legacy.
Will they be able to do it? After thirty years side by side with Béjart, the new director of the Béjart Ballet Lausanne, dancer Gil Roman, knows his hour has come.