Minding the Gap, Bing Liu, 2018, USA, DCP, 100 min.
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.
Minding the Gap has thus far accumulated 28 award recognitions since its world premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, where the film earned the Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Filmmaking. Since its premiere, Minding the Gap has gone on to win top awards at Sheffield Doc/Fest, Full Frame, Sarasota, Ashland, Mountainfilm, Minneapolis St. Paul, Nashville, RiverRun, and Docs Against Gravity. Variety listed first-time director Bing Liu as one of '10 Documentarians to Watch in 2018.'
A co-production between Kartemquin Films
, POV and the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program.
In Person: Chicago-based filmmaker Bing Liu will participate in a Q&A following the screening
FREE AND OPEN TO ALL