Back to top


Jarod was at the top of the list for the Hartford Magnet School Lottery three consecutive rounds. He was never selected. This is the story of Jarod and kids like him who falling through the cracks in inner cities around the country.


Client: Pacific Legal Foundation
Production Company: Distant Moon

Directors: Ian Anthony Reid & Patrick Mason
Director of Photography: Ian Anthony Reid
AD/Sound: Micah Mason


EP: Jaclyn Boudreau
Story Consultants: Joseph Kast, Brian Feulner


Edit: Ian Anthony Reid
Music: Chris Coleman – “Yearn”
Sound Design: Distant Moon


Special Thanks:
Quinton Brogan
Evan Bourcier


Pacific Legal Foundation



Follow us