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War of the Limelight

  • Henry J Mello Center for the Performing Arts 250 East Beach Street Watsonville, CA, 95076 United States (map)

World Premiere! HARA Founders/Producers Michael & Brittney Buffo and Youth Cast in attendance

Dir. Eric Hinwood
A love story across cultures amidst a racist cyber bullying war between two rival high schools. Will it go too far, or will both schools rise above to save an innocent student from deportation?

Starring students from Everett Alvarez, Monterey, Pacific Grove, Millennium Charter, and Carmel High Schools who enrolled in the HARA Motion Picture Conservatory, an after-school filmmaking program hosted at the Carmel Youth Center. Together they worked alongside film industry mentors to produce this film to inspire youth to become leaders of inclusion and empathy for all races and cultures in the U.S. [100 min.]

Earlier Event: October 6
Beyond Human
Later Event: October 7
Mele Murals