Strike a Pose
What does it take to express yourself? The surprising and moving story of Madonna’s most famous troupe of dancers.
In 1990, seven young male dancers - six gay, one straight - joined Madonna on her most controversial tour. On stage and in the iconic film Truth or Dare they showed the world how to express yourself. Now, 25 years later, they reveal the truth about life during and after the tour. STRIKE A POSE is a dramatic tale about overcoming shame and finding the courage to be who you are.
83‘ / DCP / colour
Original title: STRIKE A POSE
Dir: Ester Gould & Reijer Zwaan
Prod: CTM Docs (NL), The Other Room (NL)
Co-prod: Serendipity Films (BE)
Sc: Ester Gould, Reijer Zwaan
D.O.P.: Reinout Steenhuizen
Completed: January 2016
a.o. A Strange Love Affair with Ego (2015, doc), Tough Cookies (2012, doc series) Awards: Rockie Award Best Children’s Non-Fiction BANFF, Jury Prize Best Non-Fiction TV Cinekid, Cathleen’s Turn (2012, short doc), Starring David (2012, short doc) Award: Audience Award Boston Jewish FF, Shout (2010, doc) Award: Best Film London Int. Documentary FF.
First feature length documentary.
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