Alex Ybarra decided to use personal experience and his passion to be a filmmaker as a way to tell a story about bullying in Colorado.
According to an interview with CBS 4, Alex says, “The storyline follows this former friend’s angry mother Who tries to destroy a student after she realizes this student knows information about her son that could lead him to jail.”
This film is called 'Unmarked' and is set for it's nationwide debut next month. Alex began writing the story after experiencing this type of bullying at the age of 12. When he decided to make the film he raised $20,000 via crowdfunding and shot the whole thing right here in Colorado.
Read more about this incredible story here and check out snippets of the film below.