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Ballet 422 (PG)

This fly-on-the-wall documentary offers an unprecedented look into the elite world of the New York City Ballet.

The film shadows rising star Justin Peck, a 25-year-old choreographer, as he undertakes the Herculean task of creating New York City Ballet’s 422nd original piece while simultaneously fulfilling his role as dancer with the Company.

Rather than relying on talking heads, "Ballet 422" plunges the viewer into the world of the New York City Ballet, detailing every step of the creative process from choreography to orchestration, lighting to costume design, from the earliest studio rehearsals to opening night.