2014 Official Selection

Boca Black Film Festival: 2014 Official Selections

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Oscar Micheaux: The Czar of Black Hollywood (USA/South Florida Premiere)

Courtesy of Block Starz Music Television

Produced by Bayer Mack

Executive Producers: Hal Croasmun and Frances Presley Rice

Opening Night Screening: Thursday, July 17 @ 7:30 pm

Palm Beach State College, HT103

The Black Miami (USA)

Courtesy of Pixel Pushers Films and Baquas Productions

Produced and Directed by Carlton Smith and Michael Williams

Producer: Dr. Marvin Dunn

Screening: Friday, July 18 @ 3:30 pm

Boca Raton Marriott, Royal Palm Parlor

NARRATIVE Selections

Intuition- in competition

Screening: Friday, July18 @ 12:00 pm

Director/Producer: Chrys Calixte, McKinson Souverain

Screenwriter: Chrys Calixte

Synopsis: A relationship therapist tries to help a young man with trust issues, but fails to realize that his patient is having an affair with his wife.

Spyderwoman, the Kiss of Death –in competition

Screening: Saturday, July 19 @ 9:00 am

Director/Producer: Angela Terga, Ronny Cush

Synopsis: A venomous hybrid from the Amazon rainforest wreaks havoc in the Magic City before becoming a conscious woman and wanting to mate.

DOCUMENTARY Selection

And Great Showers of Tears Came Down –in competition

Screening: Friday, July 18 @ 9:30 am

Director: Dalton Narine

Synopsis: A marine goes to war a pragmatic hawk and returns as a dove carrying an olive branch.

NARRATIVE Short Selections

Faith Expired –in competition

Screening: Friday, July 18 @ 9:00 am

Director: Freddie Robinson Jr.

Synopsis: A pastor loses his faith when his son dies in a freak accident at the church. As he struggles with the tragedy, the devil influences the pastor for revenge, but an angel intervenes and directs him back on the right path.

The Bully –in competition

Screening: Friday, July 18 @ 9:10 am

Producer/Director: Jamie Burton-Oare

Editor: Felicia D. Moore

Synopsis: Two childhood peers grew up in the same neighborhood where one of the kids bullied the other. Years later, as adults, their children are now in the same situation in which they once found themselves. However the outcome is different.

The Trumpet –in competition

Screening: Friday, July 18 @ 9:20 am

Producer: Kimberly Grant

Synopsis: Cliff Finley, a waiter by day and a trumpet player by night, isn’t making enough money to pay the bills. His wife Claire (a violinist) takes matters into her own hands to make some money from Cliff’s life insurance policy and gets away with it.

SCREENPLAY Selection:

Intuition –in competition

Writer: Chrys Calixte

Synopsis: A relationship therapist tries to help a young man with trust issues, but fails to realize that his patient is having an affair with his wife.