First screened in August 2017
Director: Amanda Lipitz. Documentary about several members of the first senior class of the all-black Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, focusing on their commitment to competitive step-dancing but also their struggles to graduate. Interview subjects include Blessin Giraldo, Cori Grainger, Tayla Solomon, Paula Dofat, and Gari McIntyre. Twitter Capsule:
Other movies in this genre have delved deeper but this one's got spirit, humor, darkness, and flint. These girls! This school!
Won't give fellow documentarians many new ideas, but several people, especially young black girls and their advocates, will treasure this film.