Matthew Bourne’s Christmas
For 25 years, Matthew Bourne has been delighting audiences with adaptations of the best-known ballets and operas. From an all-male Swan Lake to the tortured tale of Dorian Gray, he has produced a string of hits. The film takes the dance and dancers off stage into studio, bringing together projections, animation, and an intimate shooting style to produce a distinctive new way of presenting dance on screen.
Featuring extracts from many of his biggest hits in a journey through a series of magical worlds where stories are told through dance.