Dramatic Shorts

  • Consternation - BMFF2018 Finalist

    Two Black Muslim Women in New York face an unexpected situation, together.

  • COVERED - BMFF2018 Jury Prize Winner

    A married Muslim woman in crises becomes obsessed with 'what' is buried in her disheveled backyard only to discover that it's not 'what', but 'who'. Tonight, at her breaking point she will dig it all up before day breaks.

  • City in the Sea - BMFF2018 Finalist

    With only his brother and sister-in-law as his remaining family, Judah attempts to escape the trauma of losing his wife and daughter in a tragic accident. He escapes into the anonymity of homelessness, only to meet Matt, a young man who encourages him to return to those who love him.

  • Jazz In Wakanda - BMFF2019 Best Narrative Short Film

    Julie, French & African immigrant, and her daughter Jazz, 7, are on their way to see the Greek tragedy "Antigone." As they stop by to get a milkshake, the cashier points out Julie' slight accent. The comment not only causes discomfort to both mother and daughter but triggers a much deeper convers...

  • Zahra and The Oil Man - BMFF2019 Finalist

    Zahra, daughter of a street merchant, fights to save their struggling business in a changing Newark.

  • YOU CAN'T SAY THAT - BMFF2019 Jury Prize Winner

    Husna a young 17-year-old feels out of place in the world. When she sees her friends mistreating a new student for their own humour, Husna is conflicted to do something about it till it becomes online humiliation. While her family does not recognize why she can’t just let it go, Husna is pushed t...