First Position

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"Six dancers. Five minutes on stage. One chance to make it."
  • NR
  • 2011
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 7.6  (3,292)
  • 72

"First Position" is a documentary film that features six young ballet dancers as they train and compete in the Youth America Grand Prix. At stake are spots at prestigious ballet companies and schools. Between the ages of nine and 19, Michaela DePrince, Aran Bell, Miko Fogarty, Jules Fogarty, Joan Sebastian Zamora, and Rebecca Houseknecht all live and breathe ballet. The dancers come from diverse backgrounds but are united in their pursuit of perfection. These dedicated students put their bodies through constant, rigorous training to achieve their goals. Viewers see the ins and outs of the elite competition including practices and performances by the six dancers.

First Position
First Position (Trailer 1)
First Position (Trailer 1)

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First Position
First Position

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Description
"First Position" is a documentary film that features six young ballet dancers as they train and compete in the Youth America Grand Prix. At stake are spots at prestigious ballet companies and schools. Between the ages of nine and 19, Michaela DePrince, Aran Bell, Miko Fogarty, Jules Fogarty, Joan Sebastian Zamora, and Rebecca Houseknecht all live and breathe ballet. The dancers come from diverse backgrounds but are united in their pursuit of perfection. These dedicated students put their bodies through constant, rigorous training to achieve their goals. Viewers see the ins and outs of the elite competition including practices and performances by the six dancers.

First Position is a 2011 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6 and a MetaScore of 72.

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  • Release Date
    2011
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (3,292)
  • Metascore
    72