Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It (2021)
“Discover how Moreno defied her humble upbringing and racism to become one of a select group of Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award winners. Explore her 70-year career with new interviews, clips of her iconic roles and scenes of the star on set today.” – PBS
The District Categories: Niche (worth the watch for those interested in the topic), Worth It (worth your time), Classic (one of the best examples of the documentary genre), Skip It (not worth your time)
The District’s Quick Hits
|Awards:||Best Documentary Nominee (Cleveland International Film Festival), Best Documentary Nominee (Miami Film Festival), Grand Jury Prize Nominee (Sundance Film Festival)|
|Where To Stream:||PBS|
|Rotten Tomatoes Score ™:||96% (Tomatometer), 93% (Audience)|
|Director:||Mariem Pérez Riera|
|Cast:||Rita Moreno, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Morgan Freeman, Marlon Brando, Whoopi Goldberg, Gloria Estefan|
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