The McHenry Trial – Don’t Judge a Kid by Their Hoodie

Films, Best Short Film


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A young and brilliant academic phenom who not only passes the bar exam at age 14 but finds himself defending his homeless father on a murder charge when few believe he is innocent. He faces a shrewd law firm, an old school segregationist judge, and an arrogant prosecutor who is preparing to celebrate his 50th consecutive case win.

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Directed by Ken Sagoes

Written by Ken Sagoes

Produced by Karen T. Bolt
Sylvester Warren

Cast Loretta Devine
Kaleb Alexander Roberts
Hiram A. Murray
Melvin Ward
Bob Rumnock
Thomas Gipson
Pablo Sandstrom
Kevin Flood
Temple Poteat
Sammie Wayne IV
Michael Nelson
Ronan Barbour

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