Generation Lockdown (United States, 16:00)

Directed by: Sirad Balducci

Written by: Sirad Balducci

Cast: Samantha Soule, Caleb Brown, Joshua Windley

GENERATION LOCKDOWN is a narrative short film, seen through the eyes of an eleven year old boy as he tries to save his friend’s life during an active shooter attack in his school. This film is based on a short story by Caleb, a 6th grader from a middle school in Teaneck, NJ. This film examines the PTSD of repeated lockdown drills and the fallout from our country's gun epidemic.