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We take films beyond the screen by educating audiences, bringing people together, fostering dialogue and inspiring change.
Since its debut at film festivals in late 2018, Unlikely has driven the conversation around student success through a national impact distribution campaign in partnership with The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, Lumina Foundation, and ECMC Foundation.
Over 350 screening requests
Social Media video campaign
Influencer red-carpet events in cities across the nation
Screening toolkit & student resources in partnership with #RealCollege
Short-form policy and advocacy content
Limited theatrical release
The Go College! Initiative – a partnership with Wells Fargo – includes a national screening tour of First Generation and a bi-lingual web platform to inspire a college-going culture by providing resources to educators, students and parents.
137K+ unique website views
70+ high school and community screening events
12 city national tour
300 simultaneous screenings on Go College! Day
Live-streaming Event with The Los Angeles Times
6 panel discussions at SXSW EDU
Social Media campaign
Student testimonial videos
Over the course of 2.5 years, First Generation was screened in cities across the US and internationally, reaching hundreds of thousands of students in racially and economically diverse areas across the globe.
1000+ grassroots screenings
210+MM media impressions
2+MM social media impressions
Press coverage in The New York Times, CNN, USA Today, and Politico.
Free downloadable 6-week middle and high school curriculum