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Colors Straight Up (1997)

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The non-profit organization, Colors United, teaches drama to a group of inner city kids. The culmination of the theater education is a musical called _Watts Side Story_

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The non-profit organization, Colors United, teaches drama to a group of inner city kids. The culmination of the theater education is a musical called _Watts Side Story_

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The kids portrayed in the movie went with the director, Michele Ohayon, to the OSCARS in 1997. See more »

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