Black Swan is 2010 film directed by Darren Aronofsky American psychological. The film stars Natalie Portman and Kunis miles and ballet dancers in production in New York City Swan Lake. Requires the production of the ballet dancer to play all of the innocent and White Swan Black Swan sensual. Nina (Portman) to suit the White Swan and Lily (Kunis) to suit the black swan. When the two compete for spare parts, Nina finds the dark side of themselves.
Imagine Aronofsky hypothesis by linking controls of his Swan Lake with a scenario is realized for replacements and the idea of being haunted by a double. Director of the Black Swan also considered a companion piece to his previous film The Wrestler, with the world both movies that involve the performance demands for different types of art. Portman said and discussed the project for the first time in 2000, and after a short Facility Universal Pictures, produced a black swan in the city of New York in 2009 under the Fox Searchlight Pictures. Portman and Kunis, who trained in ballet for months. Notable personalities from the world of ballet has helped produce the film in the form of ballet. Film debut in the film's opening the Venice Film Festival 67 International Film Festival on September 1. 2010. The film will have a limited release on December 1, 2010.
New York City Ballet Company produced Swan Lake, and director Thomas Leroy (Castle) decided to replace the ballerina Beth McIntyre (Rider) with the ballerina Nina (Portman). Nina lives with Erica (Hershey), an arrogant and her mother and former ballet dancer. Nina finds competition in the following new dancer (Kunis). Swan Lake requires a ballerina who can play in the White Swan innocent, Nina, which fits, and sensual black swan, which fits lily. Changes in competition and the dancers' to a strange friendship, Nina begins to explore the dark side of the same.
Natalie Portman. Nina Sayers Vincent Cassel ... Thomas Leroy Kunis miles ... Lily Barbara Hershey ... Erica Sayers Winona Ryder. Beth McIntyre
Aronofsky Portman discussed first with the possibility of film ballet in 2000, and found that they were interested in playing a ballerina.The Portman to be part of the Black Swan, "I'm trying to find roles that require more than adulthood me because you get stuck at the very nice awful woman in the film, especially as such a person is small."Portman as Display Aronofsky Kunis, whom he knew in 2008 film Forgetting Sarah Marshall. contradicts Kunis lily with Nina, "my personality and a very loose ... it's not technically as good as the character, Natalie, but it has more emotion and, of course, that's what lacks, and draws characters Women's production of Swan Lake Leroy Thomas, played by Cassel. And sub-personality of George Balanchine, who co-founded New York City Ballet and was a "control freak, a true artist using sex to guide the dancers have a".
Kunis started Portman and training six months before the start of imaging to be more built like dancers. Portman worked out for five hours a day, and do ballet, cross training, and swimming. After a few months closer to the camera, and began training dancing.Kunis working in the heart and Pilates. Said Kunis, "I did ballet as a child like every other child is not ballet. You can wear a tutu and you stand on stage and you look nice and turnover, but this is very different because you can not fake it. You can not just stay in there, such as pretending you know what you're doing . your body as a whole must be organized differently, Georgina Parkinson, the ballet mistress of American Ballet Theater, he coached actors in the ballet.for certain scenes, American Ballet Theatre soloists Sarah Lane and Riccetto Maria was "dancing doubles" Portman and Kunis, respectively.Aronofsky said during filming on the performance of the ballet Portman, "was able to pull it off, except for the footage and wide when it must be en pointe for a long time real, it's Natalie's on the screen, and I have not used them twice that much."
Benjamin Millepied, principal dancer of New York City Ballet, for the first time in the Black Swan both actor and choreographer, in addition to the presentations soloist, and gave members of the Pennsylvania Ballet corps de ballet, the background performance of key actors.as they appear in the film is Christina Anapau, Toby Hemingway,Sebastian Stan, and Janet Montgomery...