Category archives: Student

  • Unarmed

  • Unarmed follows a young African American male, David, who’s father was murdered by the police. David’s biggest fear is seeing his daughter grow up without a father the same way he grew up without father. The film follows the David on his journey to be a good father, while giving insight on the trauma remaining from his father’s death. 00:05:40 Elias Moreno Student
  • Out From Smoke & Ash

  • In 1921, the Tulsa, Oklahoma neighborhood of Greenwood was one of the most affluent all-black communities in America. Known as the “Black Wall Street,” it covered 40 square blocks and boasted more than 600 businesses and 15,000 residents which was demolished, scores killed, and thousands left homeless. This is the retailing of this story through a mix of mediums and performances as well as spo[...]
  • Gladys Brown

  • GLADYS BROWN is a long-suffering, 50-ish executive assistant. When her dream promotion becomes available, she’s ready to cash in on her decades of drudgery -- until a glamorous new hire steals the job. Will Gladys ever get her corner office? 0:12:29 Student USA Chad Scarborough
  • 1968

  • Is about a black radical fighting for racial equality while a white idealist struggles to help. 0:06:41 Student Canada Aaron Rota 1968 is the year that racial tensions reached their breaking point in the United States. Only fifty years ago, the Fair Housing Act was signed, signifying for many the end of the Civil Rights Movement and the African-American community’s efforts to[...]
  • Super Chef

  • SATURDAY - LUSH LIFE THEATER (1320 Fillmore Street) 12PM-2PM [BUY TICKET] Super Chef by Rochelle Rose Afflicted with food allergies, a young nerd concocts an imaginary hero, Super Chef, to help him conquer GMOs…and his loneliness at a flavorless summer camp.
  • Lawman

  • Lawman (student, 14min) by Kahlilah Robinson – 1875, Indian Territory. Bass Reeves, is the first African-American to be deputized by the U.S. Marshal service. His wife, Nellie Jennie Reeves, tries to persuade Bass not to leave for his own safety, but Bass argues that it’s the best job he can get to keep a roof over his family’s head.
  • Cold Choices

  • Cold Choices directed by Nick Jones     Major John Polanco, a black ops command officer, is ordered to send in a group of Marines behind enemy lines without proper preparation and limited intel. The mission is a success but it comes at a cost. Now John must pick up the pieces and carry on. Cast: Neil Brown Jr., Chris Naylor, Michael Graham, Prim Siripipat, Corinne Now[...]