The movie

Billy Elliot

A talented young boy becomes torn between his unexpected love of dance and the disintegration of his family.

Length: 110 min
Country: Groot-Brittannië
Language spoken: Engels
Language subtitles: Nederlands
Cast: Jamie Bell, Julie Walters en Gary Lewis
Director: Stephen Daldry
Release date: 2000


Set in County Durham in North East England during the 1984–1985 miners' strike, the film is about a working-class boy who discovers a passion for ballet. His father objects, based on negative stereotypes of male ballet dancers. The film stars Jamie Bell as 11-year-old Billy