based on an inspiring true story, this emotionally powerful crowd pleaser emerged as one of the years most talked about independent films. It's the fascination and epic tale of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy from rural China who beats impossible odds to become a world renowned ballet dancer. Through breathtaking talent and sheer determination, Li make his was to the United States, but when he falls in love with an American women, he must risk everything to remain in the land of the free. Helmed by two time Oscar Nominee Bruce Beresford (Driving Miss Daisy and Tender Mercies)