“NEW BEGINNINGS” is a cinematic promotional short film for the
New York City Ballet productions that opened on September 12, 2013. Filmed at sunrise on the 57th floor of 4WTC in lower Manhattan, this short film directed by Davi Russo captures an extraordinary and moving performance of Christopher Wheeldon’s “After the Rain”.
Directed by: Davi Russo
Music Composed by: Avro Part (“Spiegel Im Spiegel”)
Choreography by: Christopher Wheeldon (“After the Rain”)
Dancers: Maria Kowroski & Ask la Cour
Edited by Tim Zeigler
Produced by Radical Media
Executive Produced by Gregg Carlesimo
Executive Produced by Maya Brewster
Produced by Logan Luchsinger
It is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit, and a tribute to the future of the city that New York City Ballet calls home. #newbeginnings
Developed in collaboration with DDB New York
© 2013 New York City Ballet, Inc.