Director: Bess Kargman
Running Time: 1 hr. 30 min.
Genre: Art House & International, Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Kids & Family, Special Interest
Theater Release: May 04, 2012
DVD Release: Oct 30, 2012
Every year, thousands of aspiring dancers enter one of the world's most prestigious ballet competitions, the Youth America Grand Prix, where lifelong dreams are at stake. In the final round, with hundreds competing for only a handful of elite scholarships and contracts, practice and discipline are paramount, and nothing short of perfection is expected. Bess Kargman's award-winning documentary, First Position, follows six young dancers as they prepare for a chance to enter the world of