Project: Boys State

A wildly entertaining and continually revealing immersion into a week-long annual program in which a thousand Texas high school seniors gather for an elaborate mock exercise: building their own state government.

Directors: Jesse Moss, Amanda McBaine
Producers: Amanda McBaine, Jesse Moss
Editor: Jeff Gilbert
Composer: T. Griffin
Director of Photography: Thorsten Thielow
Executive Producers: Laurene Powell Jobs, Davis Guggenheim, Jonathan Silberberg, Nicole Stott
Co-Executive Producer: Shannon Dill

August 14, 2020 on Apple TV+ – Apple and A24

Las Vegas Film Critics Society – Best Documentary
Phoenix Film Critics Society – Best Documentary
Chicago Indie Critics – Best Documentary
Oklahoma Film Critics Circle – Best Documentary
Sundance 2020 – U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Documentary
SXSW 2020 – Louis Black “Lone Star” Award – Special Jury Recognition for Documentary