BREAKING BOUNDARIES
BREAKING BOUNDARIES
BREAKING BOUNDARIES
BREAKING BOUNDARIES
BREAKING BOUNDARIES
BREAKING BOUNDARIES

BREAKING BOUNDARIES

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Breaking Boundaries is a captivating feature-length documentary that follows the journey of Nastasya Generalova, a determined black Californian teenager raised by her single white Russian mother, Olga. Enrolled in rhythmic gymnastics at the age of four to connect with her mother's homeland, Nastasya faces systemic biases and limited resources as the only black girl in Team USA. As she strives to become the first African-American rhythmic gymnast from the USA to compete in the Olympic Games, the film delves into the emotional and physical challenges she encounters, highlighting her resilience, ambition, and the unwavering support of her mother. This poignant story offers a unique perspective on racial diversity and the personal struggles of breaking boundaries in a predominantly white sport.

Directed by Dina Burris, 2024, 76 mins, USA, Documentary, English and Russian with English subtitles.