Director Jennifer Kramer Attending
In Competition: Minnesota Made Narrative Feature
Told through the eyes of a ten-year-old boy, The Sand Box follows a boy's journey when his dad returns from Iraq a changed man. As he struggles to make things as they once were, his dad can’t overcome the memory of a tragic event that ultimately leads to a casualty of war on the home front. Jennifer Kramer dissects the effects of PTSD in veterans by looking at it from a child’s perspective and shines a light on the ignored impact it has on over two million military-connected children in the US.
Kramer is an award winning film producer, director and writer. She produced Ghost from the Machine, which acquired world-wide distribution and was sold to Universal Pictures.
She wrote, directed and produced Looking Past You. It is distributed by The Pentagon Channel and shown on military bases worldwide and in 34 million households via cable.
Kramer wrote, directed and produced The Sand Box, nominated for Best Narrative Feature at Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival.