Buried
Aug
18
1:13 PM13:13

Buried

Buried

1:13PM (12 mins) dramedy

dir. Blake Bynum

Two mob gravediggers, who have completely separate views on morality, enter a forest to bury a body and get paid. Their differences make the task impossible and show just which one of them has the right perspective.

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Justice Ep. 2
Aug
18
12:51 PM12:51

Justice Ep. 2

Justice Ep. 2 

12:51PM (8 mins) webseries

dir. Jordanne Guidry

A webseries about a group of friends who find a dead body in an alley and make it their duty to find the killer. Ava, Danny, Rose, and Rob end up getting into more trouble than they had anticipated.

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Civic Mind
Aug
18
12:16 PM12:16

Civic Mind

Civic Mind

12:16PM (19 mins) drama

dir. Adonis Williams

A teenage, NYPD volunteer goes undercover to purchase alcohol and other items not permitted to be sold to minors. His methods are put into question when the biggest bust of his career is done illegally, jeopardizing everything he’s worked for and threatens a gentrifying, Brooklyn community.

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Cross My Heart
Aug
18
12:02 PM12:02

Cross My Heart

Cross My Heart

12:02PM (14 mins) drama

dir. Sontenish A Myers

An American teenage girl visits her family in Jamaica and uncovers a secret that changes the way she sees the people she loves. This film explores the culture of silence amongst women, the kinds of secrets we keep and who they're actually protecting.

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Lost Kings
Aug
18
11:34 AM11:34

Lost Kings

Lost Kings - The Series

11:34AM (11 mins) webseries

Terrance Smalls Jr

The story of a young woman thriving in a world in which she was meant to fail. Season 1: In Baltimore, Max, copes with murder of her brother and stumbles into a conspiracy of police corruption.

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Drive Slow
Aug
18
11:20 AM11:20

Drive Slow

Drive Slow

11:20AM (14 mins) drama

Terrence Thompson

"Drive Slow" follows a teenager from the South-Side of Chicago attempting to finish his college essays. As he struggles to boil down his complex surroundings in 500 words, his friends' disparate opinions, racist news narratives, and the threat of lingering danger only complicate the process.

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The Possibility of Her
Aug
18
9:15 AM09:15

The Possibility of Her

The Possibility of Her

9:15AM (1hr 26mins) doc

dir. William Feagins, Jr.

"The Possibility of Her" is a feature-length documentary which highlights 12 women of color who are actively involved in non-traditional careers or passions. The film delves into each woman's personal and professional life discussing their beginnings, challenges, their take on gender norms as well as addressing some myths and misconceptions about women in their respective fields.

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Barely Adults
Aug
18
12:36 AM00:36

Barely Adults

Barely Adults

12:36PM (15 mins) webseries

dir. Christine Sanders

It’s 2008 in NYC, at the start of the recession, and Paige Anderson is anxious about surviving adulthood post-graduation. That is until she lands her “dream job” as an assistant to power producer Kendra Hawthorne. But what starts as a dream TV beginning, quickly devolves into a crazy nightmare.

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United Skates
Aug
17
7:30 PM19:30

United Skates

United Skates

7:30PM (1hr 31mins) doc

dir. Dyana Winkler, Tina Brown

When America's last standing roller rinks are threatened with closure, a community of thousands battle in a racially charged environment to save an underground subculture--one that has remained undiscovered by the mainstream media for generations, yet has given rise to some of the world's greatest musical talent.

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Dishonour
Aug
17
4:15 PM16:15

Dishonour

Dishonour

4:15PM (39mins) drama

dir. Terrence Turner

A five year old girl is caught in middle of a struggle between her recently widowed father and his elderly aunt who disagree on how best to adapt to the customs and laws of their newly adopted home in the United Kingdom.  The aunt’s failure to abandon ancient African tribal traditions, including the harmful practice of FGM or female genital mutilation, leads to potentially devastating consequences for the young girl. All six characters in the film are played by one remarkable female actor, Mimi Ndiweni.

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One Bedroom
Aug
17
2:15 PM14:15

One Bedroom

One Bedroom

2:15PM (1hr 23mins) dramedy

Darien Sills-Evans

"Breaking up is easy.  Moving out is hard. After five years of ups and downs, an African American 30-something couple in a gentrifying Brooklyn neighborhood spends their final afternoon together arguing and remember better days, as one of them moves out and hopefully on with her life.

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Stuck
Aug
17
1:58 PM13:58

Stuck

Stuck

1:58PM (17 mins) comedy

dir. Praheme

STUCK is a romantic comedy that follows two strangers (Ebony and Dre) who become physically wedged in the act of a “one-night stand”. Their only path to separation is to be vulnerable and share a secret with one another.

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