Back in 2006, our film was still a set of mini DV tapes in Bgirl Rokafella’s universe. A grant award from the Ford Foundation made travels across the US possible with a camera woman (Nadia Halgren/Jaquita Ta’le) and Kwikstep. We encountered different events that helped to expose and share the B girl lifestyle. By August, […]
The day long streaming and interview with Champ Aiko Melissa and Rokafella was a success. Many people were able to see the film and listen to the journey of our cast and team members. So many people are not aware of the underground life of female Hip hop dance masters. Melissa was able to share […]
We will be streaming live with Third World Newsreel on Friday, and on the ATLS Facebook page Saturday at 2 pm. Please join us for two amazing discussions about the film, the dancers, and what is happening in part two!
Looking back to one of our shoots with the ATLS crew at the Bronx Museum reminds us of the long journey we took to get the film complete. We look forward to sharing the second edition soon.
We have rebranded and relaunched the ATLS website, in preparation for ATLS Part 2. We are currently in production and look forward to sharing more of the B-girl journey of our original cast, and a few new women who embody Hip-Hop’s five elements. Speaking of 5 elements, please enjoy the gallery below of the ATLS […]