Try Harder

Virtual Indie Lens ~ Try Harder

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 12:00am
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Friday, May 6, 2022 - 12:00am
Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 12:00am
Sunday, May 8, 2022 - 12:00am
Monday, May 9, 2022 - 12:00am
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 12:00am
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 12:00am
Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 12:00am
Friday, May 13, 2022 - 12:00am
Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 12:00am
Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 12:00am
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At San Francisco’s academic pressure cooker Lowell High School, stressed-out seniors chase college dreams.

A second chance to catch our Indie Lens Pop-Up feature film, streaming at home.

At Lowell High School, San Francisco’s academic pressure cooker, the kids are stressed out. With a majority Asian American student body, high-achieving seniors share their dreams and anxieties about getting into a top university. But is college worth the grind?

A film by Debbie Lum


About Indie Lens Pop-Up

Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS's Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations together to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics and social issues, to family and community relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation. For more information, visit