Alaysia Brooks (Self)Sarah Crowell (Self)Omar Evans (Self)Renysha 'Nee Nee' Franklin (Self)
David Collier, Suzanne LaFetra
F R E E: The Power of Performance is an award-winning documentary film following five teenagers who use dance and spoken word to transcend the violence, broken families and poverty in their lives. The film captures a transformative year with the Destiny Arts Center in Oakland, California, as the teens work together to create a performance based on their life stories. Using the power of artistic expression, they push themselves beyond their struggles to find strength, resilience and hope for the future.