CFFS 2018 – Purple Dreams

Sun Jan 28:

$12 General Admission
$9 Student/Senior
$7 Member

Joanne Hock
US
2017
1h 12m

About

(live action, in English)

Ages 10+

** Producer Robin Grey in attendance! Seattle premiere! **

Purple Dreams is the chronicle of a triumphant high school musical production that propels its cast and crew into a new world of opportunity and accomplishment. This inspirational documentary shadows six at-risk high school students on an emotionally powerful, three-year journey of transformation in a racially biased city. With access to the arts and academic mentors, these youth find the means to overcome challenges including homelessness, gang-related violence and single-parent households. These teenagers are testament to a powerful truth: art saves lives.

Content advisory: Scenes and discussions about serious difficulties and life issues faced by the youth in the documentary, including homelessness, violence, poverty and the death of family members.


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