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Ailey (12A)

21 Jan
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24 Jan 2022

Directed by

Jamila Wignot

Ailey (12A)

Alvin Ailey was a visionary artist who found salvation through dance. An immersive profile of ground-breaking and influential choreographer Alvin Ailey, founder of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Sensorial and archival-rich, Ailey captures the brilliant and enigmatic man who, when confronted by a world that refused to embrace him, was determined to build one that would.

"Wignot masterfully weaves the present with the past in a way that causes her movie to surge with urgency" - Observer.com