B-GIRLS TELL HER-STORY

Veteran b-girl Ana “Rokafella” Garcia’s first documentary film ALL THE LADIES SAY features the work of female breakdancers in the United States, including Aiko, Baby Love, Beta, Lady Champ, Severe and Vendetta. This film raises awareness of the female presence in Hip-hop and promotes the growth of this dance community in the United States and internationally. Discussions about femininity, motherhood and the representation of women in popular culture are a few of the themes explored by the dancers.

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THE CREW

Ana Rockafella Garcia
Director

In addition to directing this film, Ana "Rokafella" Garcia is a NYC native who has represented women in Hip-hop dance professionally over the past two decades. She co founded Full Circle Prod Inc- NYC's only non profit Break Dance Theater company with her husband veteran Bboy Kwikstep generating theater pieces, original poetry and NYC based dance related events.

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Gabriel Dionisio (Kwikstep)
Music Director

In addition to producing most of the original music for All The Ladies Say film and trailers, Gabriel Kwikstep Dionisio is an internationally renowned dancer and Hip hop dance historian. He began his dance journey at the age of 8 and by the time he was 21 had appeared in music videos, film and had traveled to China.

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Melissa Ulto
Editor & Animator

Melissa has had an extensive career in Hip Hop documentary filmmaking, as an editor, animator, cinematographer, and producer. Her talents on this film lend to its unique feel and storytelling style. She is a digital content specialist for long and short form content, as well as working in digital signage. Melissa also lends her skills to various nonprofit organizations and activist movements.

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Maria” Toofly” Castillo
Contributing Artist

Ecuadorian, New York City artist Maria” Toofly” Castillo is recognized for her hard and fluid style and signature “Love Warrior” character. One of the few women in the art world to step into a male dominated graffiti scene in the early 90′s and help pave the way for others. She is also a designer, and social entrepreneur.

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