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Release Date: August 7th, 2013

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Annie, a 10-year-old tomboy, has little adult supervision and she plays alone in the woods. One day she hears a faint call for help from an abandoned well and she is unsure how to deal with the woman's plight.

Cast: Nathan Zellner, David Wingo, Heather Kafka, Susan Tyrrell, David Zellner, Sydney Aguirre, Zack Carlson

Director: David Zellner

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Zellner Bros.

Keywords: Amusing, Growing up, Father

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Beneath the affectations, there’s poetry in Kid-Thing, and truth in its depiction of how absolute freedom can be a kind of trap. show more

  • The film's slender conceit is given some weight by its 11-year-old leading lady Sydney Aguirre, whose portrait of a flinty, instinctively mischievous tomboy growing up without benefit of parental guidance provides gratification even when there's not much going on. show more

  • Its main character's moral predicament with a woman inside a pit becomes a muddle of confused symbolism and trite psychoanalysis. show more

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