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By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Great ballet docu about five girls with no iffy content.

Movie NR 2006 77 minutes
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Beautifully filmed, with an emphasis on the dancers' passion for their art, Ballerina succeeds in creating memorable pictures of talented young women driven to succeed. Audiences will root for each of them and admire them for their devotion, their work ethic, and their spirit.

Diane Baker's English narration is easy-to-understand. The Russian ballerinas, who speak enough English to give clarity to their thoughts, are delightful, engaging, and very relatable.

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