The Film

 

In 2010, director R.E. Burgos created Sixteen Forty-Nine, a moving and astonishing documentary film about homeless teens in Rock County. The film was shown at the Beloit International Film Festival and later won the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth media award for 2010.

Experience the film’s trailer here:

DVDs of the film are available for purchase. All proceeds support Project 16:49’s operations.