​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Andrew T. Betzer



*Winner Grand Jury Prize Best Short Film - 2008 SXSW Film Festival - "Small Apartment" 

*One of Filmmaker Magazine's 25 New Faces of Independent Film 2009
"Young Bodies Heal Quickly" Press/Distinctions

*One of New Yorker Critic Richard Brody's 30 best films of 2015.

*One of Film Comment's best unreleased films of 2014.

"If it belongs to any genre, it's a new one."
-Alan Scherstuhl, The Village Voice

"One curious, and furious, escapade."
-Nic Rapold, The New York Times 

"Lyrically confrontational. Violence and tenderness, piety and crime unite in a terrifying tangle of stunted emotions." 
- Richard Brody, The New Yorker

"Genuinely strange...Weirdly comic." 
-Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune

"One of the oddest movies to ever play the Tribeca Film Festival...Chock-full of bravura moments...genuinely inspired performances."
-Brandon Harris, Indiewire

-Steve Dollar, The Wall Street Journal 

"In the best tradition of Huckleberry Finn."
-J.R. Jones, The Chicago Reader 

"Intriguing unpredictability."
-Dennis Harvey, Variety

"On par with Harmony Korine’s Americana cult classic,Gummo."
-Lawrence Ferber, Queerty 

"A haunting film. A film of hope."
-Gabe Toro, The Playlist