St. Louis Documentary Accepted Into Major Film Festival

St. Louis Circuit Court judge Jimmie Edwards founded Innovative Concepts, an alternative school for students who have been suspended or expelled, in 2009.  "For Ahkeem," is a new documentary based on one 17 year old student as she navigates life and love while dealing with street violence and a pregnancy.  The documentary was filmed around the time the Ferguson riots broke out.  

According to IMDB, the movie is set to be released on June 1st.  It's been accepted into the Tribeca Film Festival.