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Flight of the Swan
Flight of the Swan

Flight of the Swan 1992

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Flight of the Swan 1992

United Kingdom Director. Ngozi Onwurah

A young girl leaves her Nigerian village to attend a ballet school in England. Fascinated by Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, she dreams of performing as lead ballerina Princess Odette, but the girls in her close-minded ballet school mock her ideas of a 'black swan'.

Directed by

Ngozi Onwurah

Featuring

Laura Penter

Charlotte Moore

Wumni Olaiya

Hilja Lindsey-Parkinson

Genres

Drama

Tags

Afro-Caribbean community in Great Britain Swan Lake (Ballet)

Collection

The Female Gaze Black British Filmmaking

Released

1992

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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