The New Public
Building From Scratch And Translating Ideals Into Reality
Directed by Jylian Gunther
Cloud 18 collaborated on editing
Synopsis: A documentary that witnesses one community’s arduous and idealistic endeavor to found its own public school. The film follows a diverse group of characters in their community, homes, and classrooms over the course of four years – from the school’s inception through its first graduation. This cinema verité, character-driven narrative is told in three acts. It combines footage shot by the filmmakers with footage shot by the filmʼs subjects. "The New Public" just won Best Doc award at Reel Independent Film Extravaganza Film Fest, DC!
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