Chuj Boys of Summer

Speaking only his native language a Guatemalan teenager begins his new life in rural Colorado. A true story starring those who live it.

Winner: SXSW Special Jury Award
Winner: National Board of Review Student Award
Winner: NYU Graduate Film Wasserman/King Award
Palm Springs Shortsfest
Aspen Shortsfest
Hamptons International Film Festival
Busan International Short Film Festival
Cork International Film Festival

Made possible though the assistance of:
Jeff Lima Production Fund
Flies Collective Film Grant
Panavision New Filmmaker Program
KODAK Scholarship Program
NYU Graduate Film

Yack Alux
Juan Marcos Gómez
Felipe Jorge
Pedro Lucas
Danilo Ordoñez
Sue Knechtel
Ethan Hale

Writer and director – Max Walker Silverman
Writer – Marcos Ordoñez Ixwalanhkej Mendoza
Executive producer – Jeff Lima
Producers – Jesse Hope, Grant Hyun
Co-producers – Felipe Jorge, Lindsey Walker, Rick Silverman
Cinematographer – Alfonso Herrera Salcedo
Production and costume design – Juliana Barreto Barreto
Editor – Ramzi Bashour
Music – Camilo Sanabria
Assistant director – Victoria Rivera
Assistant camera – Alvaro Jose Fuentes Nuñez
Location sound – Mandy Giampaolo
Production assistant – Emma Walker-Silverman
Supervising sound editor – Allan Zaleski
Color – Patrick DeVine

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