STAY BLACK BABY
Short Film, Drama
Written and Directed by: Jasmine Lynea
Selected for: Philadelphia Film Society Showcase, San Francisco Black Film Festival, and NYC Hip Hop Film Festival
Winner of: “Best New Media/Web Series” at 2017 Baltimore International Film Festival
Reporter, Embodiment of “the talented tenth”
Synopsis: An exhilarating reflection on Black America,the film is a complex portrait of black youth, black art, black voices, black struggle, and black empowerment. Set entirely in North Philadelphia, the film elaborates on various topics such as, transphobia violence, poverty, education, the division between black men and woman and other social issues. Above all Stay Black, Baby! is a loud outcry for positive change.