Short Term 12 (2013)

Grace (Brie Larson), a supervisor at a state-run foster care facility for at-risk teens, finds her world upended upon the arrival of Jayden (Kaitlyn Dever), a troubled sixteen-year-old whose experiences are hauntingly reminiscent of Grace's own difficult past. Determined to help Jayden at any cost, while also on the cusp of making a life-changing decision with her longtime boyfriend and co-worker Mason (John Gallagher, Jr), Grace must navigate a trecherous path before finding redemption - and real happiness - in unexpected places. A Traction Media production.

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Domestic Distributor: Cinedigm
International Sales Company: Memento
  • SXSW Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Feature
  • SXSW Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature
  • Gotham Award Winner for Best Actress: Brie Larson
  • Independent Spirit Award Winner for Best Editing: Nat Sanders
  • Independent Spirit Award Nominee for Best Female Lead: Brie Larson
  • Independent Spirit Award Nominee for Best Supporting Male: Keith Stanfield
  • National Board of Review Winner, Best Top Ten Independent Films
  • Golden Tomato Award, Best Reviewed Film In Limited Release
  • SXSW Film Festival, Narrative Feature Competition (2013)
  • Little Rock Film Festival (2013)
  • Seattle International Film Festival (2013)
  • Los Angeles Film Festival (2013)
  • BAM Cinemafest (2013)
  • Nantucket Film Festival (2013)
  • Locarno International Film Festival (2013)
  • Sarajevo Film Festival (2013)
  • Deauville Film Festival (2013)
  • Athens Film Festival (2013)
  • Hamburg Film Festival (2013)
  • London Film Festival (2013)
  • Semici Film Festival (2013)
  • American Film Festival, Poland (2013)
  • Free Zone Film Festival, Belgrade (2013)
  • Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival (2013)
  • Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival (2013)
  • Americana Film Fest - Barcelona (2013)
  • Vilnius International Film Festival (2013)