Lost Boy

Lost Boy
by Aisha Porter-Christie

SAT | YOSHI’S | 12PM-2PM

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A 12 year old Jamaican runaway sneaks back into to his home town for what he assumes will be a routine visit with his best friend. Things don’t quite go according to plan…

Director Biography

Aisha_Porter-Christie_-_DIrector__Sarita_LouisAisha Porter-Christie spent her childhood in rural Jamaica – drawing stick figure comics and decapitating Barbie dolls in epic tales of romance and tragedy. A graduate of Ryerson University’s RTA School of Media in Toronto, and Columbia University’s Film MFA Program in New York, she has worked in various areas of the entertainment industry and was featured in Playback Magazine as one of Canada’s “Top Ten Grads to Watch”. In 2012, she won the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Emmy) Internship in Television Writing and was later hired as a webisode writer for the Syfy Network series DEFIANCE. Her award-winning short films have screened at festivals worldwide including the Pan African Film Festival, the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, the Bahamas International Film Festival, the Vancouver Asian Film Festival, and the Madrid International Film Festival.