The Kings of Summer


Year: 2013
Country: USA
Run Time: 93 minutes

Premiering to rave reviews at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, THE KINGS OF SUMMER is a unique coming-of-age story about three teenagers who, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods. Free from their parents’ rules, their idyllic summer quickly becomes a test of friendship as each boy learns to appreciate the fact that family - whether it is the one you’re born into or the one you create – is something you can't run away from.

CIFF37 Screenings

Wednesday, April 03, 2013 at 7:00 PM
This screening is on Stand By.

Local Heroes Competition

Jordan Vogt-Roberts

Tyler Davidson, Peter Saraf, John Hodges

Ross Riege

Terel Gibson

Principal Cast
Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso, Moises Arias, Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally, Alison Brie, Lynn Rajskub

Director Bio
Jordan Vogt-Roberts was born in Detroit, Michigan and now lives in Los Angeles, California. He is the co-creator and director of the Comedy Central television show Mash Up and the director of the acclaimed short film "Successful Alcoholics."

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