The Hooping Life (2014)

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Hula-hooping is back. The Hooping Life is about the rise of a hot new trend. Life inside the hoop's about your body, your soul, your art and your heart. Featuring Shaq O'Neal, The String ... See full summary »

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Amy Goldstein
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jonathan Livingston Baxter Jonathan Livingston Baxter ... Himself
Jeffrey Butler Jeffrey Butler ... Himself
Karis Karis ... Himself
Art Linkletter ... Himself
Tisha Marina Tisha Marina ... Herself
Garry Marshall ... Himself
Suzy Melin Suzy Melin ... Herself
John Cameron Mitchell ... Himself
Shaquille O'Neal ... Himself
Stefan Pildes Stefan Pildes ... Himself
Anah Reichenbach Anah Reichenbach ... Herself
John Savage ... Himself
Sandi Schultz ... Herself
Scissor Sisters ... Themselves
The String Cheese Incident The String Cheese Incident ... Themselves
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Hula-hooping is back. The Hooping Life is about the rise of a hot new trend. Life inside the hoop's about your body, your soul, your art and your heart. Featuring Shaq O'Neal, The String Cheese Incident, The Scissor Sisters, and a score by Basement Jaxx, that captures the free-spirited nature of The Hooping Life. The film follows seven hoopers - Tisha, the daughter of a drug-dealer, creates a hoop program in South Central, LA, to keep kids off the streets taking in her parentless student Jeffery. Karis survives the gang-ridden streets of LA to become an explosive trans gendered performer. Baxter, the son of a southern Bible belt preacher, overcomes suicidal depression by hooping and turns his "Hoop Path" into a spiritual practice followed by thousands. Sandy (aka Sass),South Africa's first black television star, fire-hoops away the trauma of a brutal rape. Big personalities collide as the divas of the movement, Christabel (aka HoopGirl) and Anah (aka Hoopalicious) team-up for a ...

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Not your mama's hula hoop.

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Documentary

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 April 2014 (USA) See more »

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