Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones

| 17 min

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This short documentary features children aged 5 to 12 talking about their experiences with bullying and discrimination because they or their families do not fit into traditional gender and family roles. This film explores the contemporary diversity of families from kids' points of view, while featuring short animated sequences about the history of derogatory slang.

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Sticks and Stones, Jan Padgett, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Jan Padgett
  • producer
    George Johnson
  • script
    Jan Padgett
  • editing
    Ileana Pietrobruno
  • camera
    Moira Simpson
  • animation
    Hillary Denny
  • music
    Shari Ulrich
  • sound
    Gordon Ross
    Jeff Henschel
    Marsh Murphy
    Jennifer Lewis
  • sound editing
    Jeff Davis
    Christine McLeod
  • re-recording mixer
    Mark Hensley
  • executive producer
    Svend-Erik Eriksen

  • Aine

    I am in this movie and would really love to have a copy with closed captioning, even if its just to stream if that's possible?

    Aine, 14 Oct 2015

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