Let's Be Gentle
A family prepares to defend themselves when they learn a girl's abusive father has been released from prison. A film by Kelly McKay.
(rooster crowing) (telephone ringing)
(telephone dial tone beeping)
- [Operator] This is an urgent message
from the Talladega Correctional Facility.
We are calling to inform you
of the release of Inmate 7196.
To speak with an officer on duty, press--
(gun firing drowns out operator)
(wind chimes clanging)
(sinister bass music)
(vehicle door opening)
(vehicle door closing)
(foot smashing yard decorations)
- [Distant Female] I don't know why.
I don't care--
(gun firing drowns out female)
- [Narrator] Film School Shorts is made possible by
a grant from Maurice Kanbar,
celebrating the vitality and power of the moving image.
Additional funding for Young Adult was provided
by Michelle Coppel, Johnathan Lau,
Joshua Walton, And Others.
A complete list is available from PBS.
(upbeat chiming music)