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Black Women, Both Sides of the Lens

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Ubuntu Research and Evaluation, Marquette University's Office of Engagement & Inclusion, Marquette University's Center for Urban Research, Teaching, and Outreach

Black History Month!

19min | Drama | 2019
A defining moment is upon Kora as she solicits self-help conversion therapy tapes as a way to repress being in love with her best friend, though, that attempt proves trivial when the truth of her sexuality is the undeniable journey to bare.

18min | Action, Drama | 2015
When Brooklyn teens Mya and Erin seek revenge on a teacher, their well-calculated plans quickly spiral out of control.

War Paint
16min | Drama | 2018
A young South L.A black girl experiences a series of events that intersect racism and sexism during the 4th of July holiday.

Me Time
11min | Comedy, Romance | 2019
A feminist comedy about Deborah, who's settling in for some 'intimate me time,' until three other aspects of her psyche appear and dredge up deep-seated inhibitions that threaten to derail her plan.

Amelia's Closet
18min | Drama, Family | 2016
For young Amelia, empowering herself will mean coming clean with what she's hiding in her closet.

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