Shot during 1989's "Blonde Ambition" world tour, TRUTH OR DARE is a documentary look at Madonna Louise Ciccone, arguably the most famous woman in the world today.
Director Alek Keshishian, who cut his teeth on music video, follows the pop diva from stage to hotel room to parties, press conferences, rehearsals and shopping expeditions. He photographs her talking to her family, eating, getting her hair done and horsing around with her dancers, back-up singers
and other tour personnel, then intercuts the footage--shot in self-conscious B&W--with color footage of her elaborate stage show. The result is a surprisingly engaging portrait of a media phenomenon for whom ...