Story Of This Little Breakdancing Kid Will Break Your Heart (Video)
Aug 07, 2012 11:31
A new short film is making its rounds on the net with its heartwarming
story of young boy who overcomes a painful past through the joy of
breakdancing. And trust us when we say that this kid has some wicked moves:
The short is titled 'With a Piece of Chalk' and was produced by JubaFilms, a team of four young filmmakers based in Germany. The low-budget short was planned over two months and shot in just 3 days.
Justen Beer, the young star of the film, was discovered online and contacted to see if he had any interest in the project. Now 12, Beer is a break dancer for the group Hustle Kidz.
First-time screenwriter Dennis Lazar sent out a tweet that got him the chance to see his idea turned into a 15-second film. The contest launched last month when Heineken and agency Wieden+Kennedy New York asked people on Twitter to come up with something creative to win a change at a #15secondpremiere at Tribeca Film Festival. Read more
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