We Are The Radical Monarchs

POV Season 33
  • Feature Film
  • 2020
  • 90 Mins

Meet the Radical Monarchs, a group of young girls of color on the frontlines of social justice. Set in Oakland, California, the film documents the journey of the group as they earn badges for completing units on such subjects as LGBTQ allyship, environmental preservation and disability justice. Official Selection, SXSW. A co-presentation of Latino Public Broadcasting.

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Film Credits

  • Linda Goldstein Knowlton Director/Producer
  • Katie Flint Producer/Editor
  • Grace Lee Executive Produceramericanrevolutionary-grace-lee-85x85.jpg

Critical Acclaim

In a time when change is both scrutinized and praised, We Are the Radical Monarchsputs the spotlight on the future leaders of America who can possibly neutralize all of that and truly bring progress to a divisive country.

Dino-Ray Ramos, Deadline

Viewers get to see what empowered girlhood—centered in intersectionality, inclusivity and strength—looks like in action.

Jane Claire Hervey, Forbes