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.

Coming in September

Director: Jamila Wignot
Cast: Alvin Ailey, Bill T. Jones
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Yet Rated
Run time: 1 hour 20 minutes