Drama| Feature | 1 hour 35 min
A raw, intimate look into the struggles of six small-town teens on the verge of high school graduation, THE OTHER KIDS is a bold and original hybrid of fiction & non-fiction in which real teenagers collaborated with director Chris Brown to tell their own gripping, personal stories.
About the Artist
San Francisco writer/director Chris Brown has been making features and documentaries for well over a decade. In 2015, he co-produced the acclaimed documentary “On Her Own” which premiered internationally at HotDocs and was declared “A must see” by MovieMaker Magazine. “A River Changes Course,” the groundbreaking feature documentary that Brown edited and associate produced, won the GRAND JURY AWARD at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE at the 2013 San Francisco International Film Festival. His third fictional feature, “Fanny Annie & Danny” (2010), won 16 awards internationally, was hailed as “an indie masterpiece” by THE HUFFINGTON POST and a “Critics’ Pick” by THE NEW YORK TIMES.
ProducerChris Brown | Brad Marshland
Principal CastSavannah Bailey | Hunter Gilmore | Kai Kellerman | Sienna Lampi | Natasha Lombardi | Joe McGee | Isaac Sanchez | Abby Stewart
Cinequest Film Festival | San Jose, CA | March 5, 2016 | World Premiere | Winner - Encore Screening
Florida Film Festival | Orlando, FL, United States | April 15, 2016 | East Coast Premiere | Winner - Grand Jury Prize - Best Narrative Feature
New Jersey Film Festival | New Brunswick, United States | June 5, 2016 | East Coast Premiere | Winner - Best Narrative Feature
Destiny City Film Festival | Tacoma, United States | August 27, 2016 | Winner - Grand Jury Prize
Charlotte Film Festival | Charlotte, NC, United States | September 30, 2016 | North Carolina Premiere | Winner - Best Narrative Feature
New Orleans Film Festival | New Orleans, LA, United States | October 16, 2016 | Lousiana Premiere |Winner - Best Narrative Feature
Naples International Film Festival | Naples, FL, United States | October 29, 2016 | Naples Premiere | Winner - Indie Spirit Award
Twin Cities Film Festival | Minneapolis, MN, United States | October 23, 2016 | Midwest Premiere | Finalist - Indie Vision Award