Colors Straight Up

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Colors Straight Up
Colors Straight Up FilmPoster.jpeg
DVD cover
Directed by Michèle Ohayon
Written by Michèle Ohayon
Cinematography Jacek Laskus
Theo van de Sande
Edited by Edgar Burcksen
Release date
  • 1997 (1997)
Country United States
Language English

Colors Straight Up is a 1997 American documentary film directed by Michèle Ohayon about the non-profit organization Colors United, which teaches drama to inner city youth. The film depicts the creation of a musical called Watts Side Story. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1]


  1. ^ "NY Times: Colors Straight Up". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-21. 

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