Director: Jaad Asante
Synopsis: A glimpse into Atlanta’s predominantly black dance company, Ballethnic. Founded in 1990 by husband/wife team Waverly T. Lucas II and Nena Gilreath, Asante turns her lens on the dancers. We watch as they prepare for their take on Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet which they’ve named The Urban Nutcracker.
Release Date: August 6, 2017 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: Documentary, Dance | MPAA Rating: NR
Note: Premiered at the BlackStar Film Festival in 2017.Tags: Director Jaad Asante