Chicago premiere! Film Series : Black Harvest Film Festival 2018

Shorts program: International Visions

2016-2018, Various directors, Various nations, 98 min.

Show Times

  • Thu, Aug 9th 8:00pm

Provocative stories from Africa and the African diaspora open up the world in these four shorts: WE LOVE MOSES (2016, UK, 15 min.) by Dionne Edwards; LALO'S HOUSE (2018, Haiti/USA, 25 min.) by Kelley Kali; FALLOU (2017, Senegal/UK, 30 min.) by Alassane Sy; and OFF PATH (TANGENTE) (2017, France/Reunion Island, 27 min.) by Rida Belghiat. In English, Haitian Creole, French, and Wolof with English subtitles.

We Love Moses

We Love Moses

2016, Dionne Edwards, UK, 15 min.

A 12-year-old girl's sexual curiosity fastens on her older brother's friend Moses, but she still has a lot to learn. (MR)

Lalo's House

Lalo's House

2018, Kelley Kali, Haiti/USA, 25 min.

Two sisters find themselves victims of child trafficking in a disturbing story based on true events. In Haitian Creole with English subtitles. (MR)

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Fallou

Fallou

2017, Alassane Sy, Senegal/UK, 30 min.

A young Senegalese man in London becomes involved in a terrorist plot. In Wolof and English with English subtitles. (MR)

Off Path

Off Path

Tangente

2017, Rida Belghiat, France, 27 min.

A woman's determination to finish an endurance race on mountainous Reunion Island has a special motivation. In French with English subtitles. (MR)

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