Black Harvest Film Festival: THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT


THEATER 1 Sat, Nov 11, 2023 11:00 AM
THEATER 1 Sun, Nov 12, 2023 11:00 AM
Film Info
Runtime:102 min
Release Year:2021-2023
Production Country:USA, South Africa
Original Language:English
Cast/Crew Info


Young filmmakers and protagonists showcase their indomitable spirit and resilience in this showcase of youthful determination. In Benjamin Mullholland’s THE LAKE MERRITT MONSTER (17 min.), Ollie quests to rescue his mother from the grasp of a ferocious beast. Victorious F. Mcleod’s CRAYONS (16 min.) is a journey through a young boy's colorful imagination, and Jenn Shaw’s GAPS (12 min.) explores the gaps between a tween’s self-acceptance and perfection. In Monique Morton Derouselle’s RISING DAWN (15 min.), we witness Dawn baton twirl her way to confidence, while Addison Belhomme’s A THIN LINE BETWEEN BLACK AND WHITE (6 min.) showcases young Ayanna's activism. In FATHER'S DAY (27 min.) director Tumelo Lekna delves into the intricacies of family matters, and in Ivan Rome’s TIKTOK CHALLENGED (9 min.) a grandmother-grandson duo join forces in hopes of finding TikTok fame. Select filmmakers scheduled to attend.