Whip It (2000) - film screening to fundraise? Ellen Page scores huge laughs as Bliss Cavendar, a small-town teenager with a big dream: to find her own path in the world. Tired of following in her family’s footsteps of compliance and conformity, Bliss discovers a way to put her life on the fast track...literally.
I am sad to say I didn't even know about Roller Derby till I saw Drew Barrymore's brilliant film 'Whip It! ", written by Shauna Cross. If you haven't seen it here is the incredible cast list; Ellen Page, Alia Shawkat, Juliet Lewis, Kirsten Wiig, Drew Barrymore, Eve, Andrew Wilson, Jimmy Fallon... I could go on. I love the film and it's look at this crazy sport ! cbr