FODAR OPENING NIGHT : STRICTLY BALLROOM
Before Australia, The Great Gatsby and Moulin Rouge there was Strictly Ballroom.
DANCE on FILM NIGHT presents Baz Luhrmann’s first feature film
- Winner – Cannes Film Festival (1992)
- Winner – TIFF (1992)
- Winner – BAFTA (1993)
- Winner – Edinburgh International Film Festival (2008)
- Winner – Almost Everywhere!
When a young ballroom champion defies an all-powerful dance Federation by performing his own steps, his dream of winning the Pan-Pacific Grand Prix is shattered. But help comes from an unexpected quarter.
“Baz Luhrmann’s most charming, entertaining film; the opening chapter in a career that exploded like a dynamite-rigged disco.” The Guardian
The story of how “Strictly Ballroom” was made is as entertaining as the film. Strictly Ballroom from Stage to Screen:
TICKETS available at the door.