• Kiki (2017)


Release Date: February 24th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

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."

Director: Sara Jordenö

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Film i Väst, Story AB, Hard Working Movies


Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    Sad, proud, loud, funny, energetic and affecting, Kiki the documentary reflects accurately the spirit of kiki, the scene. show more

  • 80
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    An uplifting sense emerges of the resilience through community of youth who are marginalized, abandoned, isolated, bullied or sexually exploited. show more

  • 75
    Sheila O'MalleyRogerEbert.com

    With music by Qween Beat, Kiki shows the new generation of the ballroom scene, their care for one another, their awareness of the struggles ahead, their determination to be themselves, against all odds. They are scared, but they are strong. show more

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