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Fall to Rise

1 hr 31 mins  |   English  |  Vinyl Foote 

Dir. Jayce Bartok

When two dancers (Tony nominee, Daphne Rubin-Vega & former Martha Graham principal, Katherine Crockett) are forced out of their company, they find friendship and courage in a comeback.  Robert Redford said of the film “Jayce Bartok beautifully captured the emotional difficulty of dancers coming to terms with age and identity.” 


Written & Directed by Jayce Bartok


Featuring legendary dancer, Desmond Richardson (co-founder Complexions) and Tony winner, Tamara Tunie.


Produced by Tiffany Bartok, Daniela Schrier-Kafshi, Patrick Morris

Distributed by Panorama Entertainment


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“Fall to Rise is a heart filling drama about the outstanding dedication of dancers to their art. Director Jayce Bartok beautifully captured the emotional difficulties of dancers coming to terms with age and identity.”

— Robert Redford

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“These universal themes and ideas are what makes the film successful on a base level, but the performances are what elevate it. Rubin-Vega’s Sheila is of particular note, as she shows an impressive range throughout.”

Tracy’s New York Life, May 6, 2014

The New York Times, March 16, 2012

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