John G. Young
John G. Young was also a senior producer and editorial director for Human Relations Media (HRM) for almost two decades, having created over one hundred award winning programs for the company. He has also supervised a series of shorts entitled Amazing Kids of Character, Profiles in Courage and Portraits of Empathy with Human Relations Media in collaboration with Anson Schloat.
Director and writer / screenplay:
- Parallel Sons (1995)
- Garden (1994) (executive producer)
Awards and nominations
- His movie Parallel Sons won the Audience Award for "Best Feature" at the Frameline Film Festival (the San Francisco International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival), Outfest (the Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival) and The Florida Film Festival.
- The same movie was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival.
- Darien Sills Evans with the leading role of Young's movie The Reception won the Grand Jury Award for "Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film" at the Outfest Los Angeles Festival in 2005.
- Derrick L. Middleton with the leading role of Young's movie Rivers Wash Over Me won the Grand Jury Award for "Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film" at the Outfest Los Angeles Festival in 2009.
- John G. Young at the Internet Movie Database
- John G. Young Official Website
- MyHero Project: John G. Young page
- Parallel Sons at the Internet Movie Database
- The Reception at the Internet Movie Database
- Rivers Wash Over Me Official website
- Rivers Wash Over Me at the Internet Movie Database