Ingrid Silva – From the slums of Rio de Janeiro to New York’s Ballet stage.
Sponsored by Activia and produced by Moonwalk Films, director and writer Ben Briand has created this touching short film following the sacrificing journey of Brazilian dancer Ingrid Silva from the slums of Rio de Janeiro to the professional Ballet stage of New York City. In 2008, Ingrid Silva became a professional ballet dancer for the Dance Theatre of Harlem. Since then, she is regarded as one of the best emerging dancers in the world.
With its fantastic cinematography, this short film is a great motivation. You can reach everything, just believe in your dreams and work hard for it. Some stills and full credits can be found below the video. For those who want so see more of Ben Briand’s creative work, please visit his website: www.benbriand.com
Director: Ben Briand (http://www.benbriand.com)
Production: Moonwalk Films (http://www.moonwalk-films.com)
DOP: Eigil Bryld
Editor: Yann Malcor
Production Designer: Joseph Sciacca
Agency: Wunderman/Ray Y&R France
Content film sponsor: Activia