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L.A. teenagers survive the treacherous world of peer pressure, drug dealers, juvenile hall and dysfunctional families. Kayla, an underprivileged Japanese American 16 year old, endangers her promising future as an aspiring artist when she becomes involved with a drug dealer.



Writer, Director, Producer: Lily Mariye

Producer: Boney James

Producer: Wendy Spence Rosato

Producer: Michael Huens

Co-Producers: Caroline Yeh and
                        Alice Vaughn

Director of Photography: John Matysiak

Casting Director: Patricia Noland

Casting Consultant: John Levey

Costume Designer: Lyn Paolo

Production Designer: Niko Vilaivongs

Editor: Meridith Sommers

Composer/Music Supervisor:
Boney James


Full Crew Listing


Kayla: Nichole Bloom O'Connor
Angie: Jessica Tuck
Mrs. Ambrose: Helen Slater
Judge Keaton: Laura Innes
Ken: Chris Tashima
Treyshawn: Delon de Metz
Grandma Reiko: Takayo Fischer
Amberlyn: Courtney Mun
Dionte: Marc Anthony Samuel
J.J.: Robert Bailey, Jr.

Eric the DJ: Taylor Boggan
Josie: Erin Sanders
Alicia: Danielle Larracuente
Megan: Kelly Heyer
Cristina: Michelle C. Bonilla
Co-Worker: Brooks Hall
Guard 1: Lyn Alicia Henderson
Guard 2: Laurie Kilpatrick
Guard 3: Charles Noland
Intake Officer: Alice Vaughn
Kid: Ashton Jordaa'n Ruiz
Ladonna: Sahara Garey
Lauren: Amanda Gallo
Nurse Alice Stanton: Ellen Crawford
Officer Joyce: Dale Dymkoski
Officer Thomas: Louie Liberti

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