Teens Like Phil (Second session) (USA, 20 mins.)
Directed by: Dominic Haxton and David Rosler
Written by: Cherise Pascual, David Rosler, Cherise Pascual
Inspired by the alarming increase in real-life tragedies involving high school bullying and suicide, TEENS LIKE PHIL tells the story of a gay teen, Phil, and his former friend, Adam, who brutally bullies him.
The film explores the complicated and painful circumstances surrounding this relationship in an effort to better understand the roots of the bullying epidemic. Phil’s story is ultimately a tale of survival and transcendence from this cycle of abuse