Red Shoes Screening
“A glorious Technicolor epic that influenced generations of filmmakers, artists, and aspiring ballerinas, The Red Shoes intricately weaves backstage life with the thrill of performance.”—Criterion Collection
colourschool presents the second in a series of screenings dedicated to the work of British filmmaker Michael Powell and Emmerich Pressburger, who strategically employed colour as a vehicle for symbolism and expressionism. For this screening, the role of the colour red is discussed in relation to the film.
See Ian Christie’s review of the film.