directed by Raymond St-Jean
Ciné Qua Non Média, Canada
The feature-length documentary Louise Lecavalier – In Motion Sur son cheval de feu is a visually stunning exploration of the life and work of acclaimed Canadian dancer and choreographer Louise Lecavalier.
The film tells the inspiring story of an irrepressible artist who, working with choreographer Édouard Lock, revolutionized contemporary dance in the 1980s. Today, at fifty-eight, Lecavalier enjoys a successful solo career on the international stage. She is a true icon of dance, a unique creator whose art transcends the limitations of the human body.
Spectacular dance sequences, original scores and exclusive interviews are combined to create an intimate and touching portrait of this passionate artist, driven by her quest for perfect movement.