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Directed by David D. Williams
United States, 1997


This film follows a year in the life of a young African-American girl as she turns 13. Temporarily running away from home to sort out her life, which of course sends her family and friends into a frenzy, she soon returns with new purpose – to buy a car.

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Thirteen Directed by David D. Williams

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1998 | 2 wins including: Don Quixote Award

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | Winner: Someone to Watch Award