Matt Rivera

Arts and Humanities
1:27 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Manual High Students Double as Fledgling Filmmakers

Evan Sennett in 'The Executive'
Credit Submitted photo

Spot Matt Rivera and Evan Sennett between classes at duPont Manual High School—it would be possible to mistake them for average.

Then catch a glimpse of the two on the set of one of their films—sporting turtlenecks and blazers, or while screening a 16 millimeter copy of “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” in a basement, and the reality becomes inescapable.

The filmmaking duo are a pair of high school-aged Wes Andersons walking among us.   

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