5 JOURS, a documentary in which director and producer Jean-Sébastien Ouellet shares the intense and unique experience of 19 Montreal-North girls and students at Calixa-Lavallée High School, is now available online on TOU.TV.
The documentary was produced and directed by Jean-Sébastien Ouellet of AIDIA, with the collaboration of ICI RADIO-CANADA TÉLÉ, ICI RDI and ICI ARTV, with the assistance of the National Centre for Dance Therapy, as part of the BNP Paribas Foundation's DREAM UP program.
About Abu Lagraa
Internationally renowned dancer and choreographer, Abou Lagraa founded his company, La Baraka, in 1997. He produces shows that continuously challenge the relationship between the body and the mind, and offers a resolutely contemporary dance that plays on the fusion of genres, from both the East and the West. To this day, he has choreographed more than twenty productions, touring the United States, Europe, Russia, Tunisia, Algeria, China and Indonesia.
About the National Centre for Dance Therapy
The National Centre for Dance Therapy (NCDT), a division of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, is dedicated to the promotion of dance/movement therapy (DMT). The NCDT, which combines clinical research, training and therapy, aims to improve the well-being of individuals through the benefits of dance, thereby reinforcing the utility of this art form for the community while promoting and developing Les Grands Ballets’ focus on health.