synopsis
Stockton, California, is considered one of the worst cities in the United States, riddled with financial crisis and crime rates rivaling Afghanistan. Where everyone else saw hopelessness, 22-year-old Michael Tubbs saw possibility. In 2012, Tubbs ran for City Council, building his campaign from the ground up. In Kevin Gordon’s passionate and inspirational documentary he sets out to beat a politician twice his age and bring his community back from bankruptcy.
Stockton, California, is considered one of the worst cities in the United States, riddled with financial crisis and crime rates rivaling Afghanistan. Where everyone else saw hopelessness, 22-year-old Michael Tubbs saw possibility. In 2012, Tubbs ran for City Council, building his campaign from the ground up. In Kevin Gordon’s passionate and inspirational documentary he sets out to beat a politician twice his age and bring his community back from bankruptcy.
film information

Year: 2014

Length: 72

Year: 2014

Directed by: Kevin Gordon

Language: English

Country: #

Premiere: World

cast & credits

Director: Kevin Gordon

Director: Kevin Gordon

Producer: Jhanvi Shriram, Ketaki Shriram

Editor: Laura Green, Emile Bokaer

Cinematographer: Kevin Gordon

Executive Producer: Jhanvi Shriram and Ketaki Shriram

Composer: Jared Banta

Cast: Michael Tubbs