The Exploration Of Millennial Anxieties In The Upcoming Film Stealing School [Trailer]

Young people have it tough when it comes to getting through college. The stress of how to pay for it alone should be enough right? Let alone paying for it and still having to deal with an uncertain future. Now, let’s add other controversial issues that can come up like racism, sexism, and power dynamics. Not to mention the question of the value of a liberal arts education.

This is where Vertical Entertainment’s new feature film, Stealing School comes in. In Li Dong’s directorial debut, they spotlight systemic racism in a unique way using dark comedy. We will witness this through the eyes of a female Asian student at a prestigious university. You can check out the trailer below!

Here is the synopsis for Stealing School:

April, a brilliant programmer with a promising future, is accused of plagiarism by Keith, a teaching assistant who drags her in front of an academic hearing to prevent her from graduating. While operating under the guise of an impartial panel, the three tribunal judges each have their own illicit motivations and personal biases that will secretly steer the course of the trial. By aggressively questioning a colourful group of witnesses, both April and Keith build their cases while becoming increasingly acrimonious towards each other.

As tensions rise, the facade of civility and political correctness begins to erode, revealing sinister and unflattering sides of all parties concerned. Behind the closed doors of a prestigious institution of higher learning, what began as a seemingly honorable pursuit of justice slowly turns into a chaotic display of corruption, pettiness, and naked self-interest.

Stealing School

What do you think of the trailer for Stealing School? Let us know in the comment section below!

ALSO SEE: AUDIO TRAILER FOR UNSOLVED MYSTERIES PODCAST

Stealing School stars Celine Tsai, Jonathan Keltz, and Mpho Koaho. It is scheduled to be released on U.S. digital platforms on February 26th, 2021.

Continue the LRM Online conversation on Discord by CLICKING HERE!

----- GenreVerse Have you checked out LRM Online’s official podcast feed yet The Genreverse Podcast Network? This includes our premiere podcast The Daily CoGBreaking Geek Radio: The Podcast, GeekScholars Movie News, Nerd Flix & Chill, Marvel Multiverse Mondays, Anime-Versal Review Podcast, and our Star Wars dedicated podcast The Cantina. Check it out by listening below. It's also available on all your favorite podcast apps! Subscribe on: Apple PodcastsSpotify |  SoundCloud | Stitcher | Google Play Grow Generation

Emmanuel Gomez

Read Previous

Legend Of Zelda News From Nintendo Direct Is Beyond Disappointing

Read Next

Madison Iseman And Israel Broussard Have A Partnership In Fear Of Rain [Exclusive Interview]

This website is using Google Analytics. Please click here if you want to opt-out. Click here to opt-out.