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Directed by Kristin Catalano

Documentary Feature
USA | 1 hour 16 minutes | 2015

After fifty years away from academia, Clarence Garrett, an 85-year-old African-American WWII Vet, returns to the University of WI-Milwaukee to fulfill his biggest regret–not earning his Bachelor’s Degree.

Clarence - Kristin CatalanoKristin Catalano
Director, Producer, Writer

Kristin Catalano was born and raised in Milwaukee, WI. She moved to Los Angeles to attend UCLA’s Professional Program in Screenwriting, and then to follow, UCLA’s MFA Screenwriting Program, where she emerged with her Master’s Degree. In addition, she has received screenwriting awards, including the Jay Grossman Comedy Writing Award and the Larry Thor Memorial Award. Storytelling is Kristin’s passion, and although writing is her forte, she consistently takes on many roles in order to bring her vision to life.

Clarence Movie Poster

Film Information

Director: Kristin Catalano
Country: USA
Year: 2015
Language: English
Runtime: 1 hour 16 minutes


Key Cast: Clarence Garrett
Original Music Composer: Frank A. Calarco
Music Recording Mixer/Visual Effects: Chris Chuzles
Additional Camera: Nicole (Brown) Docta
Technical Advisor: Daniel Alvarado

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Hollywood Film Festival Affiliate
BIFF - Beloit International Film Festival
BIFF | Beloit International Film Festival