Girl on the Edge (US, 1:45:00)
Directed by: Jay Silverman
Written by: Joey Curtis, Joseph Gamache & Jay Silverman
Cast: Taylor Spreitler, Peter Coyote & Gil Bellows.
GIRL ON THE EDGE is the powerful true story of HANNAH GREEN, a teenager struggling with the aftermath of a horrific trauma caused in part by social media, and the old wounds from her childhood that it reopens. Despite her resistance, she is sent away to an oasis of healing called 'Maheo' that uses innovative techniques like equine therapy to empower its troubled girls. With the help of an eclectic group of mentors, peers, and a bond with her horse Betsy, she starts to invest in her own recovery and overcome this powerful rite of passage.