HIPLET: BECAUSE WE CAN
DIRECTOR: ADDISON WRIGHT
DoP: DAN FRANTZ
FORMAT: ALEXA EV, MAMIYA PRIMES
Hiplet: Because We Can, a SXSX 2020 Official Selection was created with the intention to inspire young Black women. This film brings the Hiplet [hip-lay] Ballerinas centerstage. With elements of a Short Film, Music Video and Documentary, this artistic work not only showcases the talent of the Hiplet Ballerinas, it also gives them a platform to discuss the challenges they have faced with giving traditional ballet a hip new twist.