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Peter Brook: The Tightrope

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Genre:Documentary
Release Date:January 31, 2014
Running time:86 minutes
Cast:Peter Brook, Hayley Carmichael, Jos Houben, Micha Lescot, Marcello Magni
Director:Simon Brook
Producer:Peter Brook, Simon Brook
Writer:Peter Brook, Simon Brook
Distributor:First Run Features

Description: Peter Brook is one of the world's most respected and revolutionary directors of contemporary theatre. To help his actors achieve extraordinary performances, he has a special exercise, called "the Tightrope," which evolved over decades of experimentation and practice into a process of transformation that makes theatre real and new for actor and audience alike. Peter Brook's son, director Simon Brook, reveals how his father's technique works its dramatic alchemy.

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