Us Kids

Year
2020
Country
USA
Duration:
99 mins

Overview

They were just regular high-school students — playing sports, studying for finals, goofing off, dancing and dreaming. And then, on Feb. 14, 2018 in just seven minutes, everything changed. In the aftermath of the nightmarish shooting that took 17 lives, the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida became something else: traumatized, angry and imbued with unalloyed purpose. Kim Snyder’s remarkable film follows the teens on their journey of political activism and growth after the indelible shooting in a coming-of-age story that manages to be equal parts heartbreaking and hopeful.


Colorado Premiere

Production Team

Director
Kim A. Snyder
Producers
Maria Cuomo Cole
Lori Cheatle
Kim A. Snyder

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Festival Screenings

Featured in the 2020 Mountainfilm Festival.

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