This documentary was produced in 2009 by Jason Van Orden. Here are a few of his comments about why he made this film:

The first time I saw Polaris perform, it connected with me in a way that no other dance has. It was surprisingly accessible — raw and emotional. Then I found out the dancers, despite their level of skill, didn’t get paid. I had to film their story to find out what could inspire such commitment to art and each other. – Jason Van Orden, January 2010

Watch this short (10 minute) documentary to get to know the people of Polaris and learn more about our history:

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