The Chair

The Chair

The Chair
USA, 2011, 12 Minute Running Time
Topics: African Interest, Coming of Age
Language: English

Awards: SXSW 2012 Short Film Jury Award

This haunting, poetic tale of a young man’s search for answers in his mother’s unexplained death was one of only 12 short films chosen to grace the main competition at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

DIRECTOR: Grainger David
Producer: Spencer Kiernan, Caroline Oliveira
Editor: Jarrah Gurrie
Screenwriter: Grainger David
Cinematographer: Jimmy Lee Phelen
Principal Cast: Khari Lucas


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