Cornrow Shorts: Docs 1

Directors: Various
Magnolia :: Shorts Blocks
Running Time:97:48 minutes
Event Date(s)
10:00 AM
Friday, November 15
Thalian Main
1:00 PM
Sunday, November 17
Jengo's Playhouse

Dear, Dreamer
Director: Kristian Melom / 10:31
A lyrical portrait of the life and work of rising literary star Jason Reynolds.

Enforcement Hours
Director: Paloma Martinez / 13:04
In a climate of xenophobia and confusion, a San Francisco hotline aims to provide limited assistance to a targeted population.

Walker’s
Director: Kyle Myers-Haugh / 11:43
This immersion into a black barbershop in Wilmington unfolds as an almost abstract symphony of straight razors and straight talk.

The Cowfoot Prince
Director: Bex Singleton / 27:46
The Cowfoot Prince follows Usifu Jalloh, a Sierra Leonean Storyteller, from his adopted home in London back to the village where he was born.

Jesa
Director: Kyungwon Song / 6:15
The filmmaker interviews her parents about Jesa, a Korean tradition honoring their ancestors. It goes totally unexpectedly.

Being With Elephants
Director: James Martin / 11:59
Throughout the Siana region of the Maasai Mara, local rangers must monitor and react to the shrinking elephant corridors in order to prevent future collisions of man and beast.

Ballet After Dark
Director: B.Monét / 16:30
After surviving an attack, a young woman created an organization that is helping sexual abuse and domestic violence survivors heal from trauma through dance therapy.