Outstanding Documentary Feature


Brittney, Aaloni, and Autumn, three teens living in a Texas military town, confront the dark corners of adolescence at the end of a fever dream summer.


Not eligible for SAG Awards

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Documentary Feature

Produced by Zachary Luke Kislevitz, Parker Hill, Isabel Bethencourt
Executive Producers: Caitlin Gold, Naomi McDougall Jones, Jenifer Westphal, Joe Plummer, Chris Columbus, Eleanor Columbus
Co-Executive Producers: Jamie Wolf, Geralyn White Dreyfous

Outstanding First-Time Feature Film

Parker Hill & Isabel Bethencourt

Outstanding Directing for a Documentary Feature

Parker Hill & Isabel Bethencourt

Outstanding Cinematography for a Documentary Feature

Isabel Bethcourt, Parker Hill

Outstanding Editing for a Documentary Feature

Parker Hill

Outstanding Original Score

Music by T.Griffin

Outstanding Sound Mixing

Chris Foster, Re-recording Mixer

Outstanding Sound Editing

Chris Foster, Supervising Sound Editor


“Deceptively dreamy-looking, unflinchingly tough-minded documentary”

– The New York Times

“One of the finest non-fiction films at [Sundance] this year”

– Washington Post

“Imagine Sofia Coppola’s The Virgin Suicides… in documentary form, and you will get a sensory taste of this near-surreal, sun-dappled, angst-ridden gem”

– Harper’s Bazaar

Cusp has an incredibly striking look, like Hale County This Morning, This Evening

– Variety

Cusp is a profoundly evocative and alive portrait of young modern America”

– Vice

Cusp is a little staggering and incredibly beautiful”

– Vox