Ailey

Ailey

A FILM BY: Jamila Wignot
STARRING: Alvin Ailey

Alvin Ailey was a trailblazing pioneer who found salvation through dance. AILEY traces the full contours of this brilliant and enigmatic man whose search for the truth in movement resulted in enduring choreography that centers on the Black American experience with grace, strength, and unparalleled beauty. Told through Ailey’s own words and featuring evocative archival footage and interviews with those who intimately knew him, director Jamila Wignot weaves together a resonant biography of an elusive visionary.

Technical Information

Production Year: 2021
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 82 mins
Format: Digital