The Brink by Alex Ayre
In this conceptual dance film that combines choreographed performance and archive footage, director Alex Ayre takes award-winning dancer Connor Scott to some of the venues and places that shaped him as a person and a performer.
Alex Ayre is an award-winning documentary filmmaker working for Northern Stars Production, based at Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Through his documentary practice as a producer/director he has received awards from Royal Television Society’s Young People’s Media Festival for Best Documentary, as well as gaining recognition from the BBC Fresh scheme.
His short documentary films usually touch on the theme of locality, and fame in a small community setting.