Keep the Change

Release Date: March 16th, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

When aspiring filmmaker David is mandated by a judge to attend a social program at the Jewish Community Center, he is sure of one thing: he doesn't belong there. But when he's assigned to visit the Brooklyn Bridge with the vivacious Sarah, sparks fly and his convictions are tested. Their budding relationship must weather Sarah's romantic past, David's judgmental mother, and their own pre-conceptions of what love is supposed to look like.

Cast: Brandon Polansky, Samantha Elisofon, Jessica Walter, Tibor Feldman, Christina Brucato, Jennifer Brito, Sondra James, Johnathan Tchaikovsky

Director: Rachel Israel

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Salem Street Entertainment, Tangerine Entertainment

Keywords: Endearing , Friend , Charming , New York City , Mother , 2010s , Relationships , Friendship , Offbeat , Love , Amusing , Growing up , Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    When the movie starts, its main characters seem outside the norm, unusual, “wierdos,” in the description of David himself. By its end, you see nothing at all of that; they’re just people. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Keep the Change acknowledges that people with disabilities can sometimes be largely responsible for the biggest problems they face, just like the rest of us — and it doesn't need to be Pollyannaish to believe those problems are solvable. show more

  • 80
    Film Threat

    The spontaneous performances of the duo are half the battle for the success, but definitely, Ms. Israel is also influential and decisive as she merges both the comedy and drama genres with gracious artistry. show more

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