Over the limit

Director: 
Marta Prus
Duration: 
74Min
Year of production: 
2017
Movies language: 
Subtitles language (s): 
Belgian Première Belgian Première
Schedule: 
Sun, 25/03/2018 -
21:15 to 22:30
Thu, 29/03/2018 -
19:45 to 21:00
Location: 
Aventure & Cinéma Galeries
Synopsis: 

Margarita, a Russian rhythmic gymnast, is struggling to become an Olympic champion. This year is the most important of her career, and her last chance to achieve her ultimate goal, the Olympic gold medal. The film creates a captivating portrait of a young woman who is desperately trying to handle her own ambitions and meet the expectations of the official Russian training system. It offers an exclusive access to the hidden world of the elite gymnastics and a unique insight into the triangle between the young sportswoman and her two trainers.

Bio Director: 

Marta Prus was born on 1.01.1987 in Warsaw. Since 2009 she is a student of directing departement at the Polish National Film School in Łódź, previously studied history of art at University of Warsaw. Graduated from documentary course at Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing. In childhood she was a member of Rhytmic Gymnastics sport club IKS AWF Warsaw, then a dancer at Hanna Kosiewicz dance studio.