Teaching Yourself How to Die Fast

SUMMARY

This film explores the racism toward Native American communities in rural areas in Newport Tennessee as well as the drug addiction and lack of education these people face.

FESTIVAL AND AWARDS

First Jury Prize in Shot for Shot

selected for South Film and Arts Academy Festival  

Story and Direction:

Grace McCarthy

Cinamotographer:

Alexander Cronin

Editor:

Max Harlynking

Art Director:

Christian Flemming

Artistic assistants: 

Sasha Mieles, Paloma Sierra-Hernandez

Costume and Make up designer:

Meng-Han (Mohan) Yeh

Costume Assistants:

Derek St. Pierre, Tahirah Agbamuche

Sounds Designer:

Javier Galarza-Garcia

 

Written by:

Burke Louis

 

Starring:

Brenna Powers, William Harrison, Sam O'Byrne, Antonio Jeffries , Leaf Richard, Sharon McCune