‘Why I Dance’ is a film about women coming together to reclaim themselves. The film used all female pole dancers and the crew was made up primarily of women as well. In the film the women hold up various outside labels the world identifies them by. The performers also included reasons why they choose to pole dance. The result is a sensual, powerful and inspiring video. To view the view click here. To read the Buzzfeed article on the film click here. United Pole Artists Pole News is a place where news from around the world regarding pole dancing is shared. UPA writes and/or gathers news and stories for you so you don’t miss a thing. Have something to add to this story? If you are a registered UPA user, you can sign in, leave a comment and let us know what you think. We would love to hear from you!