NYC PREMIERE Incarcerated for ten years for dealing drugs, self-taught classical painter George Anthony Morton returns to his hometown of Kansas City to confront his damaged relationship with his mother, who has serious legal problems of her own. As George explores African influences on realism and the style of the Dutch Old Masters, filmmaker Rosa Ruth Boesten captures the vulnerabilities and unexpected challenges in his quest to establish himself as a professional artist and a man in the new season of his life. – Jaie Laplante

The first screening will be followed by a Q&A with Rosa Ruth Boesten, Roger Ross Williams, Anousha Nzume, Ephraim Kirkwood, Gary Gunn, Geoff Martz

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Director: Rosa Ruth Boesten
Executive Producer: Geoff Martz, Jody Allen, Rocky Collins, Jannat Gargi, Ruth Johnston
Producer: Roger Ross Williams, Anousha Nzume, Ilja Roomans
Cinematographer: Jurgen Lisse
Editor: Ephraim Kirkwood
Language: English
Country: United States of America, The Netherlands
Year: 2022
Publicist: FRANK PR
US Distributor: HBO
Sales Agent: UTA