D.I.T. – 1st Unit
London’s venerable Royal Dance School is in a soulless slump under uninspired choreographer-director Helena, so chairman Harding warns that failure to win Royal ballet auditions will result in dismissals. In a desperate attempt to inspire passion into brilliant Tomas’s technically gifted final class of five, she strikes a deal: free use of the splendid accommodation in exchange for Tomas’s five incorporation into the street-dance team Jay-0-2, which is training for the national final in a few weeks and just lost its founding leader, so challenging reigning champions The Surge looks hopeless under Jay’s unpractical lover, Carly. Perfect gentleman Tomas makes it all work better then anyone hoped and becomes Carly’s new lover.
Had a great time traveling to London and working with Sam McCurdy on this movie. Totally different mentality shooting a movie in Europe rather than the US. People really do simply work to really live over there, rather than here where everyone lives to work. Although it’s not my type of movie it was a great crew and would love to go back for anther full feature. We shall see…