A young soccer star can’t run from a new reality.
I experienced a form of loss, which inspired me to make a film about a young girl who loses everything that defined her as a person. — Skala Leake
Other Films by Skala Leake
This special program from the Northwest Film Center’s Fresh Film Northwest youth made film festival brings together short films that tell personal stories-about diverse peoples, childhood experiences, family life, and identity-through the documentary genre as well as through alternative storytelling techniques.
What it’s like to come out to families and friends. There’s an over-abundance of sad coming out stories everywhere. But that’s not the reality my friends and I have known. I wanted to share a real, positive counterpoint to all that negative media by sharing stories of how accepting and open-minded the world can …