Agoura High School graduates shoot for a career in the movie industry

Movie poster for 'The Big G'

By Michael Picarella
Acorn Staff Writer

Children’s cancer is a very serious subject matter for a film.
Agoura High School graduate Ari Averbach, 18, and a friend from New York University, Eric Becker, 19, were watching a documentary made by Averbach’s friend and classmate at AHS and NYU, Adam Gerstel, 18, about cancer when they hatched an idea for a movie.
Gerstel battled with cancer himself and the documentary he made was real and inten...

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