"Videos made especially for our newest students." This project is a collection of ten short videos designed to help answer questions for prospective and new students attending The Joy School.

"The Joy School is a nonsectarian, independent, non-profit day school focused on meeting the unique needs of students who, although intellectually capable, have difficulty finding success in a traditional school environment."

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the school.

Shot by Kate Montgomery

Produced in partnership with Ticking Clock Productions, LLC

With the help of her best friend, Christine redefines her perception of strength and what it means to be herself.

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Won Best Short Film at the Women in Film and Television Short Film Showcase.

Written, Co-Directed, & Shot by Kate Montgomery

Co-Directed by Jessica Adler

Produced by Stephanie Serra


The Joy Shcool: Hear from our kids

Kate Montgomery

Living in the bleak, junk-ridden backwoods of America, a young wayward boy, Dex, survives with an impenetrable innocence while his older brother, Greyson, cannot escape the reality of their grim situation.​

Winner of the East Region Directors Guild of America Student Film Jury Award.

Shot by Kate Montgomery
Directed by Jessica Adler
Produced by Stephanie Serra