No Traveler Returns
USA , IVORY COAST . 2018
Genre: Political Drama
Running Time: 12 min, 37 sec
A young African immigrant's struggles to adjust to life in America push him towards an existential crisis.
Cast: Souléyamane Sy Savané, Dawuda Jabbie, Fatouma Jabbie, Maba Ba
Santa Barbara International Film Festival (2019)
USA . 2017
Genre: Coming-of-Age Drama
Running time: 15 min
When an adopted Black Mennonite has an unexpected connection with a migrant worker, she is torn between her faith and her desire to explore the outside world.
Cast: Ellie Foumbi, Rudy Mungaray, Benton Greene
2018 AFRICAN MOVIE ACADEMY AWARDS NOMINEE - Best short Film Category
44TH STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS SEMIFINALIST
IFP Audience Award (Columbia University) // Best Student Director* //Jury Prize for Best Short Script (2016 Rhode Island International Screenplay Competition)
Pan African Film Festival (2019) // Queens World International FF (2019) // BOGO Shorts (2017) // Sidewalk (2018) // Zanzibar International FF (2018) // TIDE Film Festival (2018) // Reel Sisters of the Diaspora (2018) // BronzeLens (2018) // BlackStar (2018) // Auckland Film Festival (2018) // Black Star International Film Festival* (2017)
FRANCE . 2016
Genre: Psychological Thriller
Running time: 14 min
An insecure young woman battles her own fears as she tries to manage the pressures of her job.
Cast: Hiba El Aflahi, Louise Grinberg, Théo Kerfridin
*2nd Place - Best Short Film
Champs-Élysées Film Festival (world premiere) // (2017) Grenoble Short Film Festival (2017) // Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes* (2017)
USA . 2016
Genre: LGBTQ Running Time: 11 min
Adapted from Jeffrey James Keyes's one-act play, UNIFORMS
Parents are at odds with that to do when their six-year old son is sent home from school for wearing a dress.
Cast: Laura Gómez, Jodie Christopherson, London Peith
*Gold Award- Best LGBTQ Short Film // *Silver Award - Best Young Actor // **Audience Award for Best Short Film
Reeling 35 Chicago International LGBTQ Film Festival (2017) // Buffalo International Film Festival (2018) // Palm Springs LGBT Film Festival (2018) // Queens World Film Film Festival (2018) // London Lesbian Film Festival (2018) // Independent Film Awards* (2018) // NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (2018) // Pride Film Festival** // (2018) Cine-Sister (2018) //
North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (2018) // Sioux City International Film Festival (2018) // Out on Film Atlanta LGBT Film Festival (2018) // Pride Pictures Queer Film Festival Karlruhe (2018) // Queen Palm Film Festival (2018) // Gender Reel (2018) // New York Shorts Fest (2018) // Queer Kampala International Film Festival (2018)