Writers Guild announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2019. Films include Booksmart, Marriage Story, and Parasite.
NAME OF FILM: FOSTER
DIRECTOR(S): Mark Jonathan Harris
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: Oscar winners Mark Jonathan Harris and Deborah Oppenheimer (INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: STORIES OF THE KINDERTRANSPORT) roam courtrooms, foster homes, juvenile halls and the streets of Los Angeles to tell the moving human stories behind the largest county child protection agency in the United States.
Producer Deborah Oppenheimer and writer-director Mark Jonathan Harris reunite to upend some of the most enduring myths about foster care, going beyond the stereotypes in the new documentary Foster.
AFI DOCS has finally revealed its full slate of 92 films representing 22 countries for the 16th edition of the American Film Institute’s five-day documentary film festival in the nation’s capital.