Dad Can Dance

Dad Can Dance

Retired office worker David Ross was a ballet dancer, but for 45 years, almost nobody in the world knew that he was. This film explores family secrets and a father and son’s shared love for the art of movement.

revelations and the journey of reconciliation and discovery that results are the subjects of Jamie Ross’ debut documentary film… Saelan Twerdy, CBC Arts, May 12, 2022

Awards and Nominations

Winner, HotDocs 2022, Toronto – Audience Award, Official Selection


Jamie Ross



Film Details

2022, 29 min