July 16, 2012 to July 18, 2012
Cinematique @ WHQR/Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
First Position, screening at Thalian Hall in downtown Wilmington, NC, takes on the Youth America Grand Prix, where thousands of aspiring dancers enter one of the world's most prestigious ballet competitions. This award-winning documentary follows six dancers as they struggle through bloodied feet, exhaustion and debilitating injuries, all while navigating adolescence. First Position exhibits incredible talent, tenacity and passion, while painting a moving portrait of the ballet stars of tomorrow.
Running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes. Unrated.
Contact: Mary Bradley
Phone: (910) 343-1640