Ailey Movie

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Who's Involved:

Jamila Wignot, Lauren DeFilippo

Release Date:

Friday, July 23, 2021 (New York)

Runtime: 1 hr, 22 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Many know the name Alvin Ailey, but how many know the man? Ailey’s commitment to searching for truth in movement resulted in pioneering and enduring choreography that centers on African American experiences. Director Jamila Wignot’s resonant biography grants artful access to the elusive visionary who founded one of the world’s most renowned dance companies, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

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A look at the Ailey behind-the-scenes crew and production team.



Lauren DeFilippo



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Production: What we know about Ailey?

Filming Timeline

  1. May 2021: The film was in Completed status.

Ailey Release Date: When was the film released?

Ailey was released in 2021 on Friday, July 23, 2021 (New York release). There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins , Old and Jolt.

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