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Performance, Episode 8, Playing with Pain
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directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
Elite athletes push their bodies so hard that pain is often part of their daily experience. The key for the coaches and scientists is to better understand pain, how to treat it and how to avoid it.
directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
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Performance, Episode 9, Psychology and Performance
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directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 9 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 51 mins
Even if a top performing athlete is at the peak of her game, she can only make it to the podium if she is mentally prepared and focused. We explore how an athlete can “psych herself up” to win.
directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 9 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 51 mins
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Performance, Episode 12, Training an Athlete
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directed by Isabelle Depelteau; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 12 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
More and more, an elite athlete doesn’t just have a coach: he is surrounded by a team of professional trainers, scientists and some very sophisticated technologies, all focused on his success.
directed by Isabelle Depelteau; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 12 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
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The Struggles Of The Swan
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produced by Simon Campbell-Jones, fl. 1985-1987 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
This documentary is on the physical punishment ballet dancers experience, as illustrated by the members of the Northern Ballet Theatre.
produced by Simon Campbell-Jones, fl. 1985-1987 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
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