The New Public
The New Public (2014)

In fall 2006, former DJ, point guard and teacher turned first-time principal, James O'Brien, opened a small public high school in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, where 1/3 of residents live below the poverty line and the graduation rate… More

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: January 13, 2014
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John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

Emotionally involving doc captures the highs and lows of an idealistic schooling experiment.

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Cynthia Fuchs

[A] remarkably engaging and complex documentary.

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