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Rebels on Pointe (2017)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 15 September 2017 (USA)
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An intimate look at Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo - the all male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on the heels of New York City's Stonewall riots.

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Bobbi Jo Hart

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Bobbi Jo Hart (story), Bobbi Jo Hart
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Rebels on Pointe is the first-ever, cinéma vérité documentary film celebrating Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo -- the all male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on the heels of New York's Stonewall riots. The company has performed in over 500 cities and 33 countries, and has a cult following around the world. The film juxtaposes exclusive, behind-the-scenes access and intimate, character-driven stories of its dancers, highlighted by amazing performances shot around the world. Rebels on Pointe ultimately celebrates our shared humanity through universal themes of identity, dreams, family, love, loss, determination and resilience... proving that a ballerina is not merely a woman dancing, but an act of revolution in a tutu.

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15 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,270, 19 November 2017

Gross USA:

$15,088

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,088
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Ballet meets Drag
14 April 2018 | by kz917-1See all my reviews

Documentary following the all male drag ballet company Trockadero de Monte Carlo. Founded 40 years ago after the Stonewall riots in NY.

The film follows several of the dancers on their world tour stops.

Enjoyable and wowing. En Pointe is on point.


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