Friday, August 14, 2009

Billy Ellot

Film: "Billy Elliot"
Genre: Drama
Director: Stephen Daldry.
Actors: Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Gary Lewis, Jamie Draven, Jean Heywood.


Billy Elliot is a boy of 11 years who lives with his family (father, brother and grandmother) in northern England. The history is set in the mid 80’s. While his father and brother are involved in a strike of miners, Billy is forced (by his father) to take boxing classes, although he is not exactly interested in that. One day, the youngster, starts attending dancing classes, he goes to the classes hidden from his family. When his father discovers that Billy is a dancer, wich is consider a girly activity, he force him to leave school. But the kid has a flair for dancing and wants to devote time to this activity. Finally, his father decides to support him, despite arguments and fights.

Student name: María Aiello Lacal.
Class: 5to humanístico.

1 comment:

  1. This is a great movie!!! I love also the social background of mining workers.