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Jheri Curl Shorts: Drama 1

Directors: Various
Magnolia :: Shorts Blocks
Event Date(s)
10:00 PM EST
Thursday, November 14
Jengo's Playhouse
4:00 PM EST
Saturday, November 16
Jengo's Playhouse

Director: Jovan James / 7:08
A shy teenager named Chris anxiously prepares his room for his friend Alex to spend the night.

Director: Charlene Fisk / 9:00
When 10-year-old Park works up the nerve to give the girl across the street a love note, she faces the judgement of those closest to her.

Catch A Girl
Director: LeRon Lee / 14:45
11-year old Darius meets up with friends that conspire to play a popular “predator vs. prey” childhood game, targeted to take advantage of girls.

Director: Annika Birgel / 11:59
A young actress’ audition quickly spirals out of control, turning into an intimate and manipulative interrogation. A disquieting drama about the abuse of power in the film industry.

Me Time
Director: Iyabo Boyd / 10:56
After a long work week, Deborah is exhausted and needs to relax. Me Time explores women’s sexuality, self care, and highlights the richness of our inner lives.

Other Black Boys
Director: Nyles Washington / 15:47
A queer, black college student is forced to confront the masks he wears from day to day when an old friend comes to visit.

Miller & Son
Director: Asher Jelinsky / 21:28
A transwoman mechanic lives between running her family’s auto shop during the day and expressing her femininity at night.