Excerpt from "Stormy Lessons" a documentary film
shot in a special education classroom for children with emotional and behavioral disorders in 1996.
An intimate portrait of four boys, ages 8 to 10, and the devoted teachers who work with the boys.
Stormy Lessons weaves together footage shot by cameraman Eric Frith, teacher Laurie Kazanjian and from the boys themselves.
Witness one school year as the boys struggle to move past the isolation of their special education class and into the mainstream of school life.
Check in with the boys 12 years later.
Edited by Pallas Weber