Ailey
  • Director(s)

    Jamila Wignot

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Genre(s)

    Documentary

  • Approx. running minutes

    95m

  • Cast

    Alvin Ailey, Bill T. Jones, Judith Jamison, George Faison

Film

Ailey

infrequent strong language, references to discrimination

AILEY is a US documentary which celebrates the career of dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey.

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  • Director(s)

    Jamila Wignot

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Genre(s)

    Documentary

  • Approx. running minutes

    95m

  • Cast

    Alvin Ailey, Bill T. Jones, Judith Jamison, George Faison

discrimination

References to racism include a woman recalling that certain hotels would not let a dance troupe stay with them because some of its members were black. There are also references to homophobic behaviour, including a teacher suggesting a student is a 'sissy'; however the film is in clear opposition of discrimination.

language

The film features infrequent strong language ('f**k') and uses of 'God', 'hell' and 'damn'.

flashing/flicking lights

This work contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.


References to a man's murder include brief footage of a crime scene which includes sight of bullet holes in a wall. Upsetting scenes occur when people recall losing loved ones to AIDS. There's a mild sex reference when a man refers to he and a childhood friend 'rubbing against' each other.
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AileyCinema95m 0sDogwoof28/12/2021
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  • Classified date

    07/01/2022

  • Language

    English