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19-year-old director wins top award at Tribeca Film Festival

May. 2, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Phillip Youmans was just 17 and finishing high school when he completed his lyrical debut feature film, "Burning Cane." Now, his movie has won the top award at the 18th Tribeca Film Festival. "Burning Cane" won three awards at Tribeca on Thursday, including best U.S. narrative feature. The...