The Hottest August
  • Year2019
  • Duration95 min

Seven months after Donald Trump assumes the US presidency, filmmaker Brett Story journeyed to all five boroughs of New York City asking people a simple question: what are your hopes for the future? The result is a precisely framed rumination, incisive and moving, that encapsulates the uneasy way many of us live now.

  • Director(s): Brett Story
  • Producer(s): Brett Story , Danielle Varga
  • Country: Canada
  • Language: English
  • Premiere status: UK Premiere
  • Art Doc Award