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Best of Black Harvest Film Series: Shorts

  • A New Day in the Chi, 2017 Austin Julian Davis
    • A stirring ode to our city, written by OM3 and read by Common
  • Brooks People, 2017 Shahari Moore
    • A tribute to Gwendolyn Brooks, the Chicago-based poet who was the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize.
  • Cut My Hair Barber, 2017 Patrick James Thomas
    • A young boy plans for the fateful day when he will meet his real father and learns to become a man in the process.
  • Got the Love, 2017 David Weathersby
    • Independent "Neo Soul" music groups strive to keep the soul scene alive and well in Chicago.
  • Mama, I Made It, 2017 Derek Dow
    • A daughter's plan to impress her visiting mom with her trendy new apartment hits a comic snag when her rascally brother shows up, too.
  • Supermom, 2016 Jason Honeycutt
    • A little girl's schoolmates don't believe that her mom is a superhero until it's amazingly proven to be true.

This film is presented in partnership with the Gene Siskel Film Center as part of the Black Harvest Film Festival.

View the Event Invite for more information!

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