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Frederick Ashton: Links in the Chain   Screened at the Royal Opera House

Directed by Lynne Wake

45’ documentary about Ashton's work, and the complexities of staging the ballets today, combining restored archive films with newly-shot rehearsal footage.

Screened as half of the 'Ashton Rediscovered' performance at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Queen and Béjart: Ballet for Life   Theatrical screenings

Directed by Lynne Wake

60’ documentary about the first rock ballet, about artists who died of AIDS, and how the band and Béjart Ballet Lausanne managed to continue after the death of their front men.

Screened at festivals around the world, including opening the San Francisco Dance Film festival

New Wave Ballet: Kenneth MacMillan: Early Works   Theatrical screenings  

Directed by Lynne Wake 

45’ documentary about the choreographer's first decade, using the newly discovered and remastered camera negatives of the original performances.

Isadora   Live shows at the Royal Opera House   

Directed by Lynne Wake

Film sequences projected onstage during live performances of the revival of Sir Kenneth MacMillan's classic ballet.

Beautifully edited: New York Times