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SONGS MY BROTHERS TAUGHT ME, the feature debut of writer/director Chloé Zhao, focuses on a Native American teen (John Reddy) from the Lakota tribe who is about to go to college when his father passes away unexpectedly. Unwilling to abandon his younger sister (Jashaun St. John), he confers with her older half-siblings before deciding on his own future. During this difficult period, both brother and sister must reevaluate what family means to them.
Movie Category: Feature
Movie MPAA Rating: Nr
Movie Studio: Lorber Films
Movie Genre: Drama
Movie Type: Coming-of-Age, Family Drama, Rural Drama, Tragedy, Childhood Drama, Americana
Movie Theme: Death of a Parent, Kids in Trouble, Dysfunctional Families, First Love, Life on the Homefront, Sibling Relationships, Teen Angst, High School Life, Journey of Self-Discovery, Alcoholism, Class Differences, Misfits and Outsiders, Small-Town Life
MPAA Warnings: Alcohol Consumption, Drug Content, Substance Abuse
Run Time: 93 (minutes)
Software Format: DVD
Physical Media Format: DVD
Street Date: August 2, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 246-03-6595
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