PRIDE Short Film Competition 2021 Virtual Screenings


An aspiring writer finalizes stories for “Pride,” a student-run newspaper. Over a hectic two days in the early 1990s, she puts the finishing touches on the upcoming issue.

Screens as part of SHORTS PROGRAM 4

Kevin Jerome Everson is Chair of the Art Department & Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. Recipient of the Guggenheim, Berlin and Rome Prizes, Heinz and Alpert Awards, Everson’s practice encompasses photography, printmaking, sculpture and film, including nine short film collaborations with UVA colleague Claudrena N. Harold.

Claudrena N. Harold is Chair of the History Department and Professor of African American and African Studies and History at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. She is the author of “New Negro Politics in the Jim Crow South” (2016), “The Rise and Fall of the Garvey Movement in the Urban South, 1918-1942” (2007) and “When Sunday Comes: Gospel Music in the Soul and Hip-Hop Eras” (2021).

Madeleine Molyneaux
Picture Palace Pictures
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Country: USA

Year: 2021

Directors: Kevin Jerome Everson, Claudrena N. Harold

Producers: Kevin Jerome Everson, Claudrena N. Harold, Madeleine Molyneaux

Director of Photography: Kevin Jerome Everson

Editors: Kevin Jerome Everson, Claudrena N. Harold

Cast/Featuring: Victoria Hodge, Grace O. Gyamfi, Ezinne Ogbonna, Alazar Aklilu, Jelonta Mulazzi, Liz Bangura, Sydnie McCain, Kyara Mahlen

Running Time (minutes): 7

Language: English