Different Drummer (USA)
By Nikta Mansouri, J.J. Spitz
He’s got the beat. A boy drums to his own rhythm, unfazed by the glances of strangers.
About Nikta Mansouri, J.J. Spitz
Written and Directed: Nikta Mansouri, J.J. Spitz , age 15
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