synopsis

As tragedy strikes in Washington DC on 9/11/2001, 11-year-old Jamila navigates her stoic pre-teen life and waits for her mom to come home from work at the Pentagon so they can celebrate her birthday.

cast

Kaylin Ali, Jacqueline O'Day, Zsa Zsa Hopkins, Stephanie Parker, Marcellus Shepard, Erin Bowman, Lena Bowman, Mariah Fontaine, Antonio Silva

directed by

Nailah Robinson

director's bio

Nailah Robinson is an LA based multi-hyphenate filmmaker with a passion for intersectional storytelling. She believes storytelling changes the world. Robinson recently completed her MA at The London Film School and is a 2020 Film Independent Project Involve Fellow.

screenwriter

Nailah Robinson

producer

Nicle Magabo, Christina, Jobe, Nailah Robinson

runtime

14 minutes

country

US

category

Short Narrative