Director Amanda Lipitz’s hit from the 2017 Sundance Film Festival is an empowering documentary about a girls’ high-school step team set against the backdrop of Baltimore. To coincide with the film’s release, producer Steven Cantor, coach Geri McIntyre, and subjects from the film, Blessin Giraldo, Cori Grainger, and Tayla Solomon, appeared in person to take part in a Film Society Free Talk. Sponsored by HBO. A Fox Searchlight release.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center is devoted to supporting the art and elevating the craft of cinema. The only branch of the world-renowned arts complex Lincoln Center to shine a light on the everlasting yet evolving importance of the moving image, this nonprofit organization was founded in 1969 to celebrate American and international film. Via year-round programming and discussions; its annual New York Film Festival; and its publications, including Film Comment, the U.S.’s premier magazine about films and film culture, the Film Society endeavors to make the discussion and appreciation of cinema accessible to a broader audience, as well as to ensure that it will remain an essential art form for years to come.
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