R | | Drama, Thriller
A committed dancer wins the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" only to find herself struggling to maintain her sanity.
The scenes involving Nina with her mother Erica were the last scenes filmed.
I had the craziest dream last night. I was dancing the White Swan.
When Thomas (Vincent Cassel) asks David (Benjamin Millepied) if he can ask him a question, David is standing with arms akimbo. When Thomas asks him whether he would have sex with Nina (Natalie Portman), the mirror behind Thomas shows David standing with his arms crossed. But when the camera cuts to David scoffing at the idea, he is standing with arms akimbo again. Then when Thomas stands up, the mirror behind him shows David standing with arms akimbo but when the camera cuts to Nina, the mirror behind her shows David with his arms crossed again.
English, French, Italian
CAD 76,657 (Canada) (5 December 2010)
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