Leave it on the Floor: Film Guide

Leave it on the Floor
Leave it on the Floor




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A film guide that looks at Leave it on the Floor (2011), an energetic, melodrama-infused musical inspired by Paris Is Burning celebrating US dancehall culture, with competitors performing in drag.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Performing Arts, Music, PSHE Education and Citizenship in addition to highlighting themes surrounding community, equality, anti-bullying, family and friendships, racism and prejudice, and dance.

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  • Citizenship
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • PSHE Education

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