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First Position

directed by Bess Kargman
United States 2011
  • 90 min
3.6
69 Ratings

Synopsis

In the competitive world of classical dance, practice, discipline and perfection are paramount. First Position is a documentary that follows six young dancers as they compete for awards and elite scholarships at one of the most prestigious children’s ballet competitions.