The Homestretch Documentary
Kartemquin Educational Films
A NIHCM Foundation Journalism Grant is supporting outreach and community engagement for "The Homestretch," a Kartemquin Films & Spargel Productions documentary that explores broad social issues, including mental health, through the stories of three homeless teens.
Kartemquin Films is a collaborative center for documentary media makers who seek to foster a more engaged and empowered society. With a noted tradition of nurturing emerging talent and acting as a leading voice for independent media, Kartemquin is building on over 48 years of being Chicago's documentary powerhouse.