Behind the Mask

At Shaker Heights High School, ninth graders interested in the performing arts have a unique opportunity to perform in a show written and acted entirely by freshmen in an effort to have their voices heard. This is their story.

(Won: 2015 Honorable Mention at the Cleveland Institute of Art Scholastic Awards)

Genre: Documentary / Runtime: 6min.

Release Date: May 21, 2015


Directed, edited and shot by Davionne Gooden

Additional footage by Madeline Hertz