Short documentary about the african ballerina Michaela, based in New York. Michaela Deprince tells her fascinating story: after losing her family in the civil war in Sierra Leone, she becomes a professional ballerina.
Directed by Lívia Perini
Cinematography by Lívia Perini e Lívia Cheibub
New York, 2013
Refugee Ballerina Makes it on World Stage
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