Wednesday, February 29 › 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Columbia Public Library, Friends Room
Director Robert Greene in attendance!
Robert Greene’s Kati with an I (86 min.) is an intimate documentary portrait of Kati, a teenage girl in Alabama, about to graduate high school. The film captures her moment-by-moment emotional transformation over the course of three tumultuous days that leave her future in doubt. Director Robert Greene will be in attendance for a Q & A session after the film.
Director Robert Greene’s second feature documentary, Kati with an I, was nominated for a Gotham Award for “Best Film Not Playing At A Theater Near You” after hit screenings at festivals including the True/False Film Festival. The film made its theatrical premiere in April 2011 at the Maysles Cinema and received glowing reviews, including a Critic‘s Pick from The New York Times. Greene‘s feature debut, Owning the Weather (2009) premiered at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival and was also shown at DBRL’s Center Aisle Cinema in August of 2010. His third film, Fake it so Real (2011) premiered at the True/False Film Festival. Greene produced and edited An Omar Broadway Film, which premiered on HBO in 2010 and All In: The Poker Movie, which will be released theatrically in 2012. He also edited Making the Boys, which had its theatrical premiere in March 2011, and co-edited the award-winning documentary Anytown, USA (2005).