Black Lens Narrative Shorts


Sat Aug 27 2022 at 10:00 am to 11:25 am


Birmingham Museum of Art | Birmingham, AL

- Playing as a part of the 24th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival presented by Regions Bank -
Don't You Go Nowhere
Directed by Bryan Poyser
8 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
A jazz dynamo belts his way through his weekly set until he makes an unexpected connection with an audience member in this short film about the power of music over memory.

Directed by Morgan Mathews
17 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
A half-day of middle school is meant to be a day where kids have a few hours of innocent freedom in the moments before their parents get home, but this occasion is met with a different type of anticipation.

Directed by Andrew Reid
7 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
While on a routine mission, an astronaut soon finds herself battling for command, facing forces known -- and unknown -- intent on destroying her.

Desmond's Not Here Anymore
Directed by Mmabatho Montsho
16 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
Abigail battles moving her elderly mother with dementia out from the family home. When her mother unconsciously haunts her by continually questioning Desmond's whereabouts it forces her to finally face the question.

little trumpet
Directed by Megan Trufant Tillman
26 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
A nine-year-old loner wants his brother to teach him how to play the trumpet. In the 7th Ward of New Orleans, that’s not so simple.

The Devil Will Run
Directed by Noah Glenn
11 minutes • USA
Black Lens, Narrative
A young boy is convinced that the Devil lives in a hole in his backyard. Can he find the courage to face down his fear?

Where is it happening?

Birmingham Museum of Art, 2000 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham, United States

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