In this dance film, dancer Jean-Guillaume Weis visualises the artistic development of the famous dancer Vaslav Nijinsky (1888-1950) and his final days in a metal home. In varied and sober decors, Weis, dressed in black or white, revives the man and the dancer Nijinsky. The voice-over is also Weis's, quoting from the diary that Nijinsky kept in the institution: 'Je danse. Je pense. Je suis Dieu.'


Production Design
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Production company
Distributor NL
Cinemien Homescreen

Title: Roses and Fall
Year: 2006
Duration : 7 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2006

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