Kiki

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Kiki compassionately captures a scene on the social margins, offering -- and demanding -- respect and empathy for people to whom it's too often denied.

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In New York City, LGBTQ youth-of-color gather on the Christopher Street Pier to practice the performance-based art form Ballroom, which was made famous in the early 1990s by Madonna's music video "Vogue" and the documentary "Paris Is Burning."

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Twiggy Pucci Garcon
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Tobias Janson
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Naiti Gámez
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Rasmus Ohlander
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All Critics (28) | Top Critics (10) | Fresh (23) | Rotten (5)

  • There is a bit of audience longing for more dance, more fun, more of the excellent music by Qween Beat, more trash talk and lingo, but "Kiki" doesn't offer up the fun without the realities that these youth face.

    May 29, 2020 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

    Katie Walsh

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  • One thing Kiki does really well is show how these dance competitions are an organizational structure for kids who might otherwise slip through the cracks.

    March 1, 2017 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • "Kiki" shows us a group of brave and beautiful souls for whom the struggle is, unfortunately, probably about to get even harder.

    February 28, 2017 | Full Review…
  • [An] adroit documentary on the new generation of those in the ballroom and voguing scenes ...

    February 28, 2017 | Full Review…
  • It's an honest examination of the powers, and limits, of subcultures and small communities-and how quickly things can change for better or worse within them.

    February 24, 2017 | Full Review…
  • "Kiki" often casts a rueful gaze, but it's also exuberant and alive, and never despairing.

    February 23, 2017 | Full Review…

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