The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013)
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY: George Tillman, Jr.
STARRING: Jennifer Hudson, Jeffrey Wright, Anthony Mackie and Jordin Sparks
DISTRIBUTED BY: Lionsgate
A gritty and heartfelt drama about two boys struggling to survive on their own against all odds in a sweltering summer in New York City after their mothers are taken away by the police. Produced and scored by Alicia Keys.
Nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay. World premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.