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  • Les PETITS PAS D'AMOUR Alternative
  • STEPS OF LOVE Alternative


TV film. Lisa leaves her family home in a quiet provincial town near Venice to move to Milan where she has won a scholarship to study the final year at La Scala Theatre's Ballet School. In Milan, Lisa soon discovers how hard it is to live in a metropolis, and the great rivalry that reigns at La Scala. Andrei, a famous Russian choreographer has already realized that she possesses the qualities needed to become a great ballerina. But circumstances conspire against her - her girl-friend has an accident on her motor-cycle. She is wrongly accused of taking drugs, and worse still, she finds she is expecting a child by Stefano, a stockbroker. She sets aside her dreams, and decides to have the baby. Her meeting with Dario, a young musician gives her back her faith in life. But Andrei bursts into this love affair - he refuses to lose the only dancer with talent that he has seen in the past few years, and his interest in her is not merely professional. Once again, Lisa is given the chance to make her dream come true, but first she has to choose between Andrei and her love for Dario.

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