This collection of shorts features performance pieces through poetry, dance, monologues, and more.
After a series of conversations with his 8 year-old daughter about the current racial climate, Emmai was inspired by watching her make BLM signs and use art to express her feelings. Being a witness, he was moved to find creative ways to augment the voices that often get overlooked. Emmai and Makayla take ASL classes together and to this day, is important to their relationship
All Boys Aren't Blue
The redefining declaration of inheritance made by African American artist.
Artist Nikki Cole reflects on the state of the world.
filmTOY Studios presents “NILE: A Visual Embodiment of a Sonic Experience.” A non-linear short film that exhibits the various memories of a son’s journey to rebuild his connection to his late father. A five-part story told through imagery, poetry, dance, and music - based on the song “Nile” by Beyoncé & Kendrick Lamar.
Backwards God tells the story of how man made God in his image. The film interweaves elements of ecology and spirituality to retell the book of Genesis through a womanist lens.
Queen Makeda enters her throne room full of splendor and glory. Her power equals her beauty. And has just return from her visit with King Solomon.
A young boy tries to escape his past by isolating himself in the woods where he soon discovers the true meaning of life and his identity.
A short Suicide Awareness PSA that explores the affects of police brutality/Coronavirus on the psyche.