MINDING THE GAP
In this Special Jury Award winner from Sundance, Bing Liu films his friends Zack and Keire over a decade, capturing their skateboarding antics against the backdrop of their faded, blue-collar Illinois hometown. For all three, the community formed via skateboarding has offered refuge from volatile home lives. As they face the increasing responsibilities and complexity of adulthood, these young men also must confront and counter the destructive legacy left by their fraught relationships with their fathers. Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures/Hulu.
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Director: Bing Liu
Producer: EP Gordon Quinn, EP Betsy Steinberg, EP Steve James, EP Sally Jo Fifer, EP Justine Nagan, EP Chris White, Producer Bing Liu, Producer Diane Quon
Cinematographer: Bing Liu
Editor: Bing Liu, Joshua Altman
Music: Nathan Halpern, Chris Ruggiero
Running Time: 93