Sunday Saxon

Description

A young boy escapes an environment filled with impulsive behavior, bad influences, and parental neglect to encounter a slow moving, long living, and all knowing creature that assures him everything is going to be fine.
 

Cast & Crew

Marquis Moore
Dominique Dauwe
Christina Stanley
Daniel Robertson
Old Man Saxon

Director: Anthony Yano Hays
Director of Photography: Jason Adler
Producer: Brittany Ballard
 

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TALES: Trap Queen

Description

Inspired by the lyrics of Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen,” this episode of Tales tells the story of devoted love: Crystal (Michelle Mitchenor) discovers that her boyfriend -- the love of her life – Reggie (Lance Gross), is running drugs out of the strip club they own together. Despite her initial hesitation, Crystal decides to join forces with Reggie in order to secure their dream future.
 

Cast & Crew

Michelle Mitchenor
Lance Gross
Jessica Parker Kennedy
J. Alphonse Nicholson
Bleu Davinci
Jermel Howard
Woody McClain
Holly Morris
Tammy Rivera

Executive Producer: Irv Gotti
Producer: Ron Robinson
Producer: Joy Kecken
Co-Producer: Darcell Bryant
Co-Producer: John Bryant
Associate Producer: Darien Baldwin
Line Producer / UPM: Les Franck
Director: Benny Boom
Writer: Sara Feinberg
Writer: Joy Kecken
Director of Photography: Tommy Maddox
Production Designer: Ry Small
Art Director: Matt Jones
Casting Director – LA: Leah Daniels-Butler
Casting Director – ATL: George Pierre
Costume Designer: Provi Fulp-Ramphal
Hair Department Head: Derek J
Makeup Department Head: Christelsie Johnson
1st AD: Marlon Wall
Script Supervisor: Aaron Rosendary
Sound Mixer: Serena Reichenbaugh
Location Manager: Christopher Askew
Stunt Coordinator: Mark Hicks
Post Supervisor: Kristen Walter
Editor: T David Binns and Tristan McClain
 

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Teachers

Description

A dedicated high school teacher goes desperate lengths to prevent her struggling student from dropping out of school.
 

Cast & Crew

Tatyana Ali
Jordyn Barber
Eric De'Wayne 

Director: Mark Columbus
Producer: Stephen Love Jr. 
Writer: Jason Park
Director of Photography: Topher Osborn
 

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Teach Us All

Description

Teach Us All is a documentary and social justice movement on educational inequality set against the backdrop of the 1957 Little Rock school desegregation crisis. Timed to coincide with the 60th anniversary, Teach Us All seeks to build the capacity of students and educators to take leadership in carrying forth the legacy of the Little Rock Nine while activating broader community engagement in today’s urgent movement for educational equity.
 

Cast & Crew

Elizabeth Eckford
Terrence Roberts
Sylvia Mendez
Sybil Hampton
Nikole Hannah-Jones
Pedro Noguera
Bradley Poindexter
Jonathan Crossley

Director/Writer/Producer: Sonia Lowman
Cinematographer/Editor: Josiah Engstrom
Associate Producer/Narrator: Sarah Haufrect
Editor: Austin Anderson
 

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The Bill

Description

Lena and ten other women could not be more excited to celebrate Barbie's 35th birthday. When an unexpectedly huge bill arrives, the happy birthday dissolves into drama. As Lena works tirelessly to align the group, she ultimately reaches a point of no return. The Bill comically celebrates friends from all walks of life, as they react to an experience that is all too common.
 

Cast & Crew

Nakima Baker
Perri Camper
Tanyika Carey
Szalene Anthony
Talisa Patterson
Angelique Chapman
Nicole Belit
Kara Green
Tiffany Jackson
Sundae Van Allen
Nicole Sutherland
Narci Regina
Perry King
Myriam Wilson
Rocky Lizardi

Director: Caralene Robinson
Writer: Caralene Robinson
Executive Producers: Deborah Riley Draper & Caralene Robinson
Producer: Crystal Whaley
Director of Photography: James Northrup
Editor(s): Lenny Bass, Eric Haviv
Associate Producer: Corey Nealon
 

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The Jump Off

Description

Idealistic young man, Nigel is happily content with his secret trysts with his DL lover, Malik, keeping their romance between them.  After a night of passion, Nigel attempts to legitimize their relationship by kissing him in public, setting in motion a series of events that leads to heartbreak.
 

Cast & Crew

Nigel: David A. Wallace
Malik: Michael Rishawn
Tristan: DaQuon Bradford

Cinematographer: Elegance Bratton
Executive Producer: Brittany Fennell
Producer: Lauren Owen
HMU & Wardrobe: Chester Algernal
 

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The Middlegame

Description

A life-long addict, stuck in the routine of his simple life, escapes his enabling mother's control and ventures into the big city to make amends with his estranged daughter, who in turn must decide whether to believe her father's newly found sobriety or to cut ties inevitably as she is drawn back into the family dysfunction.
 

Cast & Crew

Craig ‘muMs’ Grant
Kelly McCreary
Lynda Gravatt

Writer / Director / Producer: Kristen Hester
Producer: Amenya Makuku
Producer: Justin Foran
Producer: Eric Freidenberg
Co-Producer: Liz Destro
Executive Producer: Kelly McCreary
Director of Photography: Aaron Katter
Editors: Eric Freidenberg & Leah Tuscano
 

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The Paris Project

Description

Writer- Director Tamara P. Carter (THE LEFTOVERS) introduces an experimental drama about a Brooklyn based artist who moves to Paris to get married and start a new life. As a harrowed past catches up to him, he enters the depths of Paris' underground art and spiritual drug scenes to settle a score.
 

Cast & Crew

Director: Tamara P. Carter
Producer: Quentin Daniel
Executive Producer: William Beaman & Tamara P. Carter
Co-Executive Producers: Terence Nance & Baff Akoto
Director of Photography: Shawn Peters
Additional Photography: Adam Bial
Editors: Sarah Al Atassi & Kristan William
Music: Jon Bap 


Starring: 
Terence Nance
Marie-France Alvarez
Nia Andrews
R. Elle Niane
Oceane Cairaty
Mathias Minne
Ike Bailey
Amlan Larcher
Sarah Al Atassi
 

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The Price

Description

Seyi, a bright young Nigerian-American working on Wall Street, must navigate complicated family expectations, a turbulent romantic relationship, and a system of cultural complexities caused by class and race. With a dying father, a burgeoning romance with a white girlfriend, and dangerous new business opportunities, Seyi’s life is in a delicate balance. When his ambition drives Seyi to morally dubious waters, secrets threaten to erupt and shatter his world. Seyi must confront himself and decisions he has made, facing the crimes of the past in a desperate attempt to salvage the present.
 

Cast & Crew

Aml Ameen - SEYI OGUNDE
Lucy Griffiths - LIZ SLOANE
Bill Sage - JOHN KOCHER
Hope Olaide Wilson - FUNMI OGUNDE
Michael Hyatt - IFE OGUNDE
Peter Vack - ALEX MUELLER
Souleymane Sy Savane - AKIN OGUNDE
Craig Mums Grant - IJI
Tru Collins - ROBIN
Dana Drori - JOSIE MCGOWAN
Braian Rivera - JUSTIN GONZALEZ

Director: Anthony Onah 
Writer: Anthony Onah
Producers: Justin Begnaud, Kishori Rajan, Anthony Onah
Executive Producers: Lynda Weinman, Greg Brockman, Tom Dolby, Daniel Davila, Susanne Filkins, Abdi Nazemian, Jennifer 8. Lee
 

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The Tale of Four

Description

Inspired by Nina Simone’s song, “Four Women,” this narrative explores the inner lives of Aunt Sarah; bound and burdened by duty, Saffronia; who is searching for identity, Sweet Thing; who looks to reconcile sex with love and Peaches; who seeks justice for her son. Separate stories reflective of multi-faceted African American women connected by the inner city building that they live in, ultimately converge on one fateful day through unheralded acts of bravery.
 

Cast & Crew

Jussie Smollett
Dana Gourrier
Ledisi Young
Aisha Hinds
Phyllis Yvonne Stickney
Meagan Kimberly Smith

Director: Gabourey Sidibe
Co-Writer/Producer: Kia Perry
Co-Writer: Ayanna McMichael
Producer: Lisa Cortes  
Producer: Shannon Gibson
Co-Producer: Xavier Francis
Line Producer: Kate Bolger
Executive Producer: Amy Emmerich
Executive Producer: Stone Roberts
Director of Photography: Daniel Patterson
Production Designer: Aaqil Ka
Costume Designer: Trenton Dallas
Editor: Dean Gonzalez

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Torments of Love

Description

On an island off the coast of Guadeloupe, two sisters, Myriam and Vanessa, have planned to stay for a few days in the family house, where the sweet memory of their grandmother is still vivid. But Vanessa is not aware that a particular guest is expected for lunch. When she catches sight of her father, a cold and quiet man that she didn’t want to see anymore, it is too late to escape the confrontation. Around the table, unsaid things, provocations and blunders will lead each individual to face their own ambiguous feelings.
 

Cast

Daniély Francisque
Stana Roumillac
Christophe Rangoly
Harry Baltus
Evelyne Bienville
Ambre Aubert
Yeelen Stanislas


Crew

Producer: Ron Dyens (Sacrebleu Productions)
Co-producers: Dimitri Zandronis, Chelda Nessal (Kontras'Prod), Gnama Baddy-Dega, Romain Lancel, Christine Belenus (SkyProd) 
Writer & Director: Caroline Jules
1st Assistant Director: Al Huynh
2nd Assistant Director: Laurence Rugard
Script: Karinne Lecoq
Cinematographer: Stéphane Patil
Camera Operator: Dan Occp
First Assistant Camera: Paul Chauvin
Editor: Sophie Bousquet-Foures
Sound Engineer: David Datil
Set Decoration Supervisor: Dominique Ladal
Costume Supervisor: Laurence Caines
Make-up Supervisor: Caroline Tichy
Production Manager: Aurélia Prévieu et Chelda Nessal
Unit Manager: Ruddy Severin
Sound Editor: Josefina Rodriguez
Sound Mixer: Thierry Delor
Visual Effects: Benoit Laurent
Etalonneurs: Pascal Nowak et Frédéric Savoir
Compositer: Laurent Ganem

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Varsity Punks

Description

Senior A.J. MONTOYA (Cody Esquivel) is his high school’s star quarterback until he breaks his hand. In desperation, AJ realizes that his only shot at athletic glory is to team up with his longtime rivals -- the cross country team, quirky misfits lead by their feisty captain, ROSIE (Andy Bueno). Together, they have the potential to win big under the guidance of COACH MENLO (Efren Ramirez), a likable slacker who is chasing a big win of his own!
 

Cast & Crew

Efren Ramirez
Cody Esquivel
Andy Bueno
Noel Gugliemi
Raquael Torres
 

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Vernon Walks

Description

Vernon, a brilliant young black lawyer in London, discovers that the only reason he has been assigned the most important case of his career is the color of his skin.
 

Cast & Crew

Production Company: Paramount Channel with the colaboration of Morena Films and in association with Harold Entertainment. 
Producers: Rafael Portela, Álvaro Longoria, Marta Gila, Miguel Escribano, J. Andrés Florido, Rachel Gold
Filmmaker: Santiago Zannou
Scriptwriter: Ray Loriga
Composer: Roberto Eugenio
Cinematography: Marc Gómez Del Moral
Sound: Emanuele Gabbi, Fernando Ariaga, Federico Pájaro
Edition: Jaume Martí 
Art: Giulia Scrimieri, Javier Tapia
Hairstylist: Chloe Edwards, Elizabeth Wic
Makeup Artist: Chloe Edwards, Elizabeth Wic
Vestuario: Giulia Scrimieri, Claudia Pérez
Cast: Amron Adams, Neil Roberts, Milly Thomas, Dominic Kinnaird, Will Holden, Susan Flack, Christian Romero, Teresa Olaibi, Patience Mensongue
 

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Victor & Isolina

Description

In the Unique style of Hybrid animation...Living apart, Victor and Isolina (now in their 80's) answer questions about their life-long, complex and arduous relationship, posed from behind the lens of their documentary filmmaking Grandson. An adorable, touching, poignant love story in a funny "he said/she said" account.

Cast & Crew

Victor & Isolina as themselves
Director: William D. Caballero
Producer: Elaine Del Valle
Producer: Louis Perego-Moreno
3D Modeler: Chang Kim
Set Design: Seth Burney
Artist: Amy Yamashiro
Handwriting Artist: Ray Ray Mitrano
Production Assistant: Kate Kiesel Caballero

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Waiting for Hassana

Description

In 2014, 276 teenage girls came together for exams in Chibok, Nigeria—by dawn, nearly all had disappeared, and their school was burned to the ground. Jessica, an escapee, shares her haunting account of a friendship violently interrupted by Boko Haram.

Cast & Crew

Director: Ifunanya Maduka
Producers:  Ifunanya Maduka , Uzodinma Iweala
Executive Producers: Nnamdi Asomugha, Ann & Andrew Tisch, Edward Tyler Nahem
Cinematographer: Victor Okhai
Original Score: Saul Simon MacWilliams
Editor: Jennifer Tiexiera
Sound: Pius Fatoke

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Word is Bond

Description

Lyricism is the foundation of hip hop music. Word is Bond explores the nature of lyricism and those who practice the art form. From up-and-coming artists, to some of the most legendary figures the game has ever known.
 

Cast & Crew

Director: Sacha Jenkins
Producer: Peter Bittenbender
 

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