Directed by Chantal Akerman • 1983 • Belgium, France
Starring Pina Bausch
An encounter between two of the most remarkable women artists of the twentieth century, ONE DAY PINA ASKED . . . is Chantal Akerman’s look at the world and work of choreographer Pina Bausch and her dance company. Capturing their rehearsals and performances over a five-week European tour, Akerman takes us inside the dancers’ process, exploring the intense emotional and physical journey that they embark on in a quest to illuminate the human condition through movement.