A Ballerina’s Tale
Sunday, March 21, 2021
Iconic ballerina Misty Copeland made history when she became the first African-American woman to be named principal dancer of the legendary American Ballet Theater. Discover the incredible, behind-the-scenes story of how she overcame racial and cultural barriers and near career-ending injuries to become one of the most revered dancers of her generation. More than just a ballet success story, Copeland’s journey is a hugely inspirational, universal tale of perseverance.
A BALLERINA’S TALE opened at IFC Center on October 14, 2015 and screened until November 5, 2015
- Country USA
- Running Time 85 minutes
- Distributor IFC in Theatres, LLC
- Director Nelson George
- Cast Misty Copeland
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