Tuesday, January 19, 2021

"Strip Down, Rise Up" on Netflix

The new original documentary feature "Strip Down, Rise Up", directed by Michèle Ohayon, features Sheila Kelley, Amy Bond, Jenyne Butterfly, Patricia Buck and Evelyn Oshita as "...women who come together to heal through sensual movement, specifically pole dance", with music from Coldplay, streaming February 5, 2021 on Netflix:

"...the vérité-style film follows a diverse group of women of all ages, ethnic backgrounds and body types, who reclaim themselves through pole dance either as a sport, an art, or as a way of unlocking their body in order to heal from trauma, release shame and restore self acceptance. 

"Shot by an all-female crew with rare access, 'Strip Down Rise Up", offers an emotionally gratifying, visually astounding and unexpected look at the fascinating behind-the-scenes world of pole artistry and expression..."

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