Steven Spielberg drinks his West Side Story in this new video
“It’s a tradition, on each of my films, to drink at the start of filming and to drink at the end.“. Steven spielberg is filmed here behind the scenes of the sound production West Side Story, talking to his team. Not without a certain emotion, delighted to have been able to complete this project which was obviously close to his heart: “I am proud and honored to have been able to complete this film, so late in my career … “
In passing, we discover new images of this West Side Story, which will a priori be very faithful to the Broadway classic, and centered on Maria, a young girl from Puerto Rico in New York in 1957, determined to lead her life as she sees fit, far from the pressures of the men in her family . Even when she is going to fall in love with Tony, a boy from an Irish family, rekindling the tensions between two rival gangs, the Sharks and the Jets.
This West Side Story realized by Steven spielberg will be released in France on December 8 at the cinema.