Category archives: Features

  • Wheels

  • 01:20:00 by Paul Starkman in Feature Friday Buriel Clay Theater 5:00pm Wheels is a coming of age story about Max, a 19 year old from Brooklyn who wants to be a well known DJ. He has been the sole provider for his sick grandmother, DJing parties for Oscar, a neighborhood shark. Things shift when Max's brother Terry returns home after three years in prison, forcing Max to reconcile the[...]
  • A Knight's Tour

  • 01:16:49 by Marvin Choi in Feature Sunday JHC  6:00pm TICKETS It is a post-apocalyptic world where nature has unapologetically moved on from the memory of human civilization. A young man, J.D., flees through the mountains bleeding from his arm. He stumbles upon a cabin in a clearing, and when he attempts to break in for shelter, he is captured by a man named Henry, a detached hermit who[...]
  • Knock Out Blessing

  • 01:40:23 by Dare Olaitan in African Saturday Nia Room 4pm TICKETS Knock Out Blessing a feminist film, wherein a young, small female boxer named Blessing teams up with a gang of prostitutes to take down a corrupt president. Director Biography - Dare Olaitan Born in Lagos, Dare Olaitan studied in Economics and Business Management in his undergraduate studies in Illinois Wesleyan C[...]
  • Swipe Club

  • 01:34:19 by Curtis Wyatt in Feature TICKETS When Dustin and Jett find out their lifelong dreams are no longer a reality they decide to team up and assemble a crew to take their money back from the University Director Biography - Curtis Wyatt Curtis Wyatt was born in San Jose, California. He attended Shorter University and majored in theatre until he transferred to the Universit[...]
  • #aSocialLoveAffair

  • 02:05:00 by Michael Foster in Feature TICKETS #aSocialLoveAffair", is the tale of two torrid love affairs on a crash course with each other. Leo Michaels, owner of a Social Media Marketing firm, has his engagement to fiancee Andrea challenged by an old flame that resurfaces after a three year hiatus. Is their relationship built to withstand the pressures of social media? Who should Leo[...]
  • Obamas

  • 01:33:01 by Moussa Djigo in Feature TICKETS Oscar has just arrived in Montreal with his son Jose en route to a small city in Quebec to introduce the boy to his mother. They miss their bus and are stranded for the night in this unfamiliar city. Later, when Jose is fast asleep, restless Oscar decides to get some air. This is where he meets Diane, looking for her lost dog. They walk side [...]
  • #truth

  • 01:45:09 by Charles Murray Feature Friday AAACC Nia 3:30pm A missed call. A tired heart. Another earth-shattering day of being Black in America. “THE VOICEMAIL” explores the everyday traumas experienced by Black people in America, told from the perspective of a son who takes heed of his mother’s warning. Part of a film scoring series by writer, director, and composer Kyle Solomon. Charl[...]
  • Doe

  •  Tatyana Ali (“Fresh Prince of Bel-Air) Mira Srvino (MIGHTY APHRODITE) Faithe Herman (“This Is Us”) Sunday JHC 4pm TICKETS A man wakes up with no memory of his past but the remarkable ability to fluently speak dozens of languages. After finding a clue about his former self, he must race against time to discover his true identity.
  • Boost

  • TICKETS  Saturday Buriel Clay Theater 4pm Hakeem is the teenage son of east African immigrant parents living in Montreal’s tough Parc-Ex neighbourhood. Along with his best friend Anthony ‘A-Mac’ McDonald, the two work at Hakeem’s uncle’s car wash ’spotting’ luxury sports cars for a local crime syndicate to make extra money. A-Mac eventually persuades Hakeem to boost a car on their own leadin[...]
  • Nineteen Summers

  • Movie • 1 hr 58 min 53 sec • Family, Drama, Romance, Thriller, Crime, Action, Mystery, Music, Adventure  Completed Apr 2019 The time taken by the planet to make its revolutions around the sun. A point of time as measured in hours and minutes, a paradoxical transition from boy to man, /nine·teen sum·mers/ Friday 1330 Fillmore JHC 5:15pm Born in the generational Los Angeles s[...]
  • Then There Was Joe

  • Then There Was Joe With his gang-banging brother under house-arrest in their parent’s home, a straight-laced law student, struggling to study for his bar exam, is tasked with keeping his older brother out of trouble. 01:39:00 Justin Warren United States Feature