Introducing

Inspired by a True Story

DAYLIGHT

DAYLIGHT

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A ballet

dancer struggles

to cope with the realities

of her new life after

one night goes terribly wrong.

DAYLIGHT is a short film developed by independent BIPOC + female filmmakers. 

The DAYLIGHT team is committed to telling enriched stories highlighting vulnerable human beings in vulnerable situations from the lens of POC creative.

Written and Directed by

Yaa Asantewaa Faraji

Produced by

Yaa Asantewaa Faraji,

Bree K. Jones + Shelley Meche'tte

Cinematography by

Eze Egeonuigwe

Edited by

Braeden Hall

 

 

 

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There's nothing special about Amber. She works from home, gets high, watches TV and wears her mask like a good samaritan... most of the time. But when Amber finds herself in a situation she didn't ask for, Amber must come to terms with her addiction, sexuality and manifest destiny.

Drama, Comedy | 15 min

THE PRODUCTION TEAM

THE PRODUCTION TEAM

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Yaa Asantewaa Faraji
WRITER/DIRECTOR/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Emily Rodriguez
CO-PRODCER

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Eze Egeonuigwe
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Morgan Morgan
PRODUCTION DESIGNER

 

PRIMARY CAST

Female, mid-late 20s. A hopeless ballerina with an addiction to marijuana. She's living a life she doesn't believe in, but can't seem to escape. She harbors many secrets and unhealed trauma

AMBER

Male, mid-late 20s. Amber's ex situationship. A charming opportunist. He's an unknowing staple in Amber's life and Amber's achilles heel.

JASON

Male, mid-late 20s. Amber's roommate and Amber's only friend. He cares about Amber the way a brother does a younger sibling, but doesn't interfere too much with Amber's life. He's got a life of his own.

JAAC

CONTACT THE DAYLIGHT PRODUCTION TEAM

Questions? Comments? Concerns? Wanna get involved?  Email daylightheshort@gmail.com