Try Harder!

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In a universe where cool kids are nerds, the orchestra is world class and being Asian American is the norm, seniors at Lowell High School compete for the top prize: admission to the college of their dreams.

A big crowd-pleaser. Impossible to resist.

IndieWire

Sincere, humorous, and intimate.

FilmThreat

Endearing and Alarming.

Variety

awards & festivals

Sundance - 2021 World Premiere

AFI DOCS - 2021 Official Selection

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival - 2021 Official Selection