Apple+ Documentary “Boys State” Aims to Show Americans That Unity is Possible With Hopeful, Entertaining Look at Tomorrow’s Politicians

At Boys State, teens learn about American democracy by organizing political parties and running a mock government for seven days. | Apple+

“Boys State,” a new documentary hitting Apple+ later this month, seeks to show Americans that unity between opposing parties is possible, even ahead of a particularly contentious election season. 

“We as filmmakers were struggling to understand that political division and polarization in our country which just seems to get worse every year,” filmmaker Jesse Moss told The Christian Post. “We really wanted to make a film looking at our common ground; can we find a center in American political life?”