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They Call Us Monsters (2017)

They Call Us Monsters
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Synopsis

Three young offenders sign up to take a screenwriting class to write a movie while they await their respective trials: Jarad, who was arrested at 16 and faces 100-years to life for four attempted murders; Juan, who was arrested at 16 and faces 90-to life for first-degree murder; and Antonio, who was arrested at 14 and faces 90-to life for two attempted murders. Each boy lost his innocence around age 12. That was the year Jarad watched his father try to kill himself, the year Juan’s brother jumped him into their gang in El Salvador, and the year Antonio became addicted to meth These shared experiences, along with Juan’s unrequited love for his childhood friend, Abigail, form a narrative through-lin for the boys’ short film.

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Domestic Releases: January 20th, 2017 (Limited) by The Orchard
Video Release: February 21st, 2017 by The Orchard
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 82 minutes
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Keywords: Juvenile Delinquent, Prison, California, Second Chance
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: BMP, New Artists Alliance
Production Countries: United States

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Benjamin Lear
Producer    Gabriel Cowan
Producer    Sasha Alpert
Executive Producer    Jon Murray
Executive Producer    Gil Goldschein
Executive Producer    Todd Rubenstein
Executive Producer    Scott Budnick
Executive Producer    Ted Dintersmith
Co-Producer    Ella Hatamian
Co-Producer    Chip Warren
Director of Photography    Nicholas Wiesnet
Composer    Ari Balouzian
Editor    Eli Despres

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