The FitsThe Fits is a psychological portrait of 11-year-old Toni-a tomboy assimilating to a tight-knit dance team in Cincinnati's West End. But her newfound teammates and friends begin to suffer from terrifying episodes of fainting.Genre: DramaCountry: United StatesDuration: 72 minQuality: HDRelease: 2015IMDb: 6.7
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Directors of "The Fits"Anna Rose Holmer
Creators of "The Fits"Saela DavisAnna Rose Holmer
Critic Reviews of "The Fits"Time OutFebruary 20, 2017
Hard to pin down, but guaranteed to leave a mark.Detroit Free PressDecember 29, 2016
What the movie lacks in narrative it makes up for in mood and invention.Detroit NewsSeptember 09, 2016
Using a lot of real-life West End of Cincinnati dancers and athletes in the cast lends the film an authentic feel without ever feeling amateurish, and the specificity of Toni's story resonates outward.Chicago ReaderJuly 28, 2016
[Holmer] and cinematographer Paul Yee infuse the community center, in and around which the entire film takes place, with elements of magical realism to accentuate the protagonist's passage from childhood into adolescence.Boston GlobeJuly 21, 2016
The movie is a nearly perfect thing, made with such assurance that every shot holds weight and widens your heart.Seattle TimesJuly 08, 2016
It's a curious world that Toni is entering, and Hightower's quiet watchfulness takes it all in.Sunday Times (UK)February 26, 2017
Dreamy and enigmatic in the American-indie way.Observer (UK)February 26, 2017
Like Alfred Hitchcock before her, Holmer realises that a threat is most frightening when it wafts in at random, when it can't be explained.Radio TimesFebruary 23, 2017
Holmer finds beauty in the little details, from complex dance moves to a simple stare.Daily Express (UK)February 23, 2017
A slight but intense little film.GuardianFebruary 23, 2017
Holmer draws confident, luminous performances from the cast that rise to the occasion but never seem over-coached or phony.Sight and SoundFebruary 23, 2017
The Fits celebrates young black women, with an accent on their bodies.
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