The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete | Film Festival
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete is a narrative feature film about 14-year-old Mister and 9-year-old Pete, a pair of boys struggling to survive alone in the Brooklyn projects over the course of a sweltering summer. The film was written by first time feature screenwriter Michael Starrbury, and is directed by George Tillman Jr. (Faster, Notorious, Soul Food). The film stars newcomers Skylan Brooks and Ethan Dizon in the title roles and the multi-talented supporting cast includes Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks, Anthony Mackie and Jeffrey Wright. Alicia Keys, 14-time Grammy Award winning Artist, will compose the film’s score.