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The Bad Kids

At a remote Mojave Desert high school, extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give at-risk students command of their own futures. This coming-of-age story watches education combat the crippling effects of poverty in the lives of these so-called "bad kids.” Premiered at Sundance 2016. US Documentary Special Jury Award for Verite Filmmaking.

Directed by

Keith Fulton & Lou Pepe

Produced by

Keith Fulton & Lou Pepe