About the Film
Nominated for Best Picture, Actress, Director and several other Oscars, ‘Black Swan’ an intense psychological thriller, follows the story of a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life, like many in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. When the artistic director decides to cast her for Swan Lake, she is faced with competition from another young dancer and a variety of inner demons. As the two young dancers expand their rivalry into a twisted friendship, she begins to get more in touch with a dark side. Natalie Portman won the Oscar for Best Actress.