Ballroom Dancer Denmark, 2011, 78 minutes Director: Andreas Koefoed, Christian Bonke
Slavik (34) is making his final comeback as a professional dancer. When he came on the scene, he was the fastest rising star in the history of ballroom dancing making it to world champion in a little over a year. Unfortunately, Slavik has been unable to maintain long-term partnerships, which has kept him away from the competition floor for a long time. Now, with his new dance partner and girlfriend, Anna, he has his mind set to regain lost ground and once again become the best dancer in the world.
Preceded by I Beat Mike Tyson USA, 2012, 12 minutes Director: Joshua Weinstein
In 2005, an unknown Irish boxer beat Mike Tyson. Then he disappeared. Filmmaker Joshua Z Weinstein rediscovers boxer Kevin McBride, raising his children in a gritty Boston suburb. Kevinʼs body is deteriorating, yet he compulsively continues to fight. This lyrical film finds a boxer at the end of his career engaging in the Sisyphean task that is his life.
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