Short Term 12

Short Term 12

Directed by Destin Cretton

Grace (Brie Larson) is a passionate but tough supervisor at a foster care facility for at-risk teenagers. But Grace’s own difficult past, and the surprising future that suddenly presents itself, throw her into unforeseen confusion. This is complicated by the arrival of a new teen, a gifted but troubled girl with whom Grace has a charged connection. While the subject matter is complex, this lovingly realized film finds truth and humor in unexpected places.

As supervisor at a foster care facility, Grace (Brie Larson) nurtures her teen charges while dealing with her own past, finding humor in unexpected places.

Cast: Brie Larson, Rami Malek, Lakeith Stanfield, Melora Walters, Stephanie Beatriz, Alex Calloway, Kaitlyn Dever, John Gallagher Jr.