Watch the movie trailer for the upcoming Irish dancing Documentary, Jig.

Official Synopsis:

JIG
 is
 the
 remarkable
 story
 of
 the
 fortieth
 Irish
 Dancing
 World
 Championships,
 held
 in
March
2010
in
Glasgow.

Three
thousand
dancers,
their
families
and
teachers
from
 around
 the
 globe
 descend
 upon
 Glasgow
 for
 one
 drama
 filled
 week.
 Clad
 in
 wigs,
 make
 up,
 fake
 tan,
 diamantes
 and
 dresses
 costing
 thousands
 of
 pounds
 they
 compete
for
the
coveted
world
titles.





A
 year
 of
 incredibly
 hard
 work
 for
 just
 a
 few
 tense
 minutes
 on
 stage.
 This
 feature
 length
documentary
was
given
access
for
the
very
first
time
to
the
little
known
world
 of
competitive
Irish
Dancing.




With
financial
backing
from
BBC
Scotland
and
Creative
Scotland
award‐winning
 filmmaker
Sue
Bourne
went
behind
the
normally
closed
doors
of
Irish
Dancing
and
 found
a
remarkable
world.
Wonderful
characters
of
all
ages
from
across
the
 globe….Ireland,
Holland,
Britain,
America
and
Russia.

JIG
discovers
a
world
of
 dedication,
hard
work,
obsession,
passion.

Success
and
failure.

And
astonishing
 talents
pushed
to
their
limits
in
the
quest
for
perfection.
.

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