EXCLUSIVE: ‘STEP’ Is A Poignant Look At Sisterhood And Determination
Stepping gets its time in the spotlight with new Sundance documentary STEP.
‘Step’ Trailer Showcases The Dance Moves That Charmed Sundance
“Making music with our bodies” is how one of the high-school step dancers describes her group in this trailer for Fox Searchlight’s Step, and that’s as good a summary as any.
After Sundance success, ‘Step’ director hopes Baltimore dance team continues to inspire
Director Amanda Lipitz made waves at the Sundance Film Festival with her debut documentary “Step,” which follows the step team at the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, and the lives, ambitions and creative expressions of three of its members.
‘Step’ triumphs at AFI DOCS
Amanda Lipitz’s Step has won the AFI DOCS Audience Award for Best Feature.
‘Step’ dance documentary is out to change the world’s view of Baltimore
Even 19 years after leaving for New York City, Amanda Lipitz feels protective of her hometown. Which is one reason she’s so proud of her documentary, “Step,” and what she hopes it tells the world about Baltimore.
What the Lethal Ladies at the center of ‘Step’ are up to now
What’s happened to the three young women at the center of ‘Step’ since filming stopped in May 2016 with their graduation from the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women? (Warning: Movie spoilers ahead.)
Step’s Lethal Ladies Take Manhattan
One very rainy Manhattan morning in May, a crowd of hundreds of New York City high school students took cover in the East Village’s Public Theater to hear Michelle Obama make the case for higher education.
Three Baltimore teens bared their souls for ‘Step,’ and the response has been overwhelming
When people approach the teenage subjects of the documentary “Step,” the girls know what’s coming.
WATCH: This Baltimore step team has teens moving toward college
Baltimore native Amanda Lipitz has spent most of her career as a Tony Award-winning Broadway producer. But when the opportunity arose to make a different kind of musical, she hopped to it.
Get To Know The Young Women At The Center Of ‘Step’
On Friday, Step will hit theaters. The heartfelt documentary follows three seniors at Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women with their eyes on college and their final year as members of their high school’s step team.
Why Baltimore dance doc ‘Step’ is actually a superhero movie
This summer has been a triumph for women, from the unstoppable Wonder Woman (officially summer’s biggest hit, raking in $789 million worldwide to date) to Charlize Theron’s butt-kicking Atomic Blonde.