Venice Beach, CA is on the verge of a pop culture explosion. Young people of color seeking refuge from the turmoil of inner city Los Angeles flock to the eclectic ocean community and create a brand new phenomenon: roller dancing! Their vibrant personalities and talent draw massive crowds and influence trends in TV and movies. Yet just as roller dancing flourishes, politics, drugs and gentrification threaten to take their dreams away.
The debut film from expat Australian (and GIRLS editor) Kate Hickey, this crowd-pleasing feature doc features the music of Prince, the Gap Band and James Brown.