USA, 2013, 23 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Drama, GLBT, Short
Programs: Cinema Q, Shorts in a Feature-Length World
This is the extraordinary real-life story of a gay street kid who is left for dead after an attack by a group of neo-Nazi youth. Decades later he crosses paths with one of the thugs, which leads them both on a difficult road to reconciliation, collaboration, forgiveness … and even friendship.
DIRECTOR: Jason Cohen
Producer: Jason Cohen
Editor: T.M. Christopher
Screenwriter: Jason Cohen
Cinematographer: Svetlana Cvetko
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