SBIFF 2024 Film Guide

World premiere of the new Disney Branded Television documentary. From practicing barefoot on the streets of Lagos
to performing on stage in England, twelve-year-old Anthony Madu leaves his home in Nigeria to study at one of the most
prestigious ballet schools in the world. Anthony, who had barely left his neighborhood in Lagos, finds himself thrust
into a new world where his wildest dream is suddenly within reach. His journey is a story of extraordinary obstacles, courage, growth, and ultimately, his search for belonging.

Directed by Matt Ogens and Joel ‘Kachi Benson
100 min – World Premiere
Outstanding Perfo

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