A late-breaking contender in this year’s Best Documentary Feature Oscar race My sister LivA deeply powerful and moving film about the struggle of a young woman from Boulder, Colorado, Liv KunikIt also speaks to the huge teen suicide epidemic in America and other parts of the world.
directed film Alan HicksAustralian Grammy-winning director of acclaimed music docs Keep on on And Quincyand built Paula Dupre PesmenHis previous credits include the Oscar-winning doc The Cove And three Harry Potter The film, which had its world premiere at July’s Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, will have its US premiere at this month’s DOC NYC festival. It is still seeking US distribution.
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Additionally, there is also a recent Q&A below THR About the film featuring Hicks, Honey BufLiv’s mother, Tess KunickLiv’s older sister who is currently running Liv ProjectAs well Susan CasoOne of several licensed therapists consulted during the making of the film.