BLACK PROM – A Black girl has dreams of going to her high school prom. She and her boyfriend can’t wait to go. Unfortunately, a police encounter changes everything.
by Nijla Mu’min
Nijla Mu’min is an Easy Bay Area native and a 2013 graduate of CalArts MFA Film Directing and Creative Writing programs. Her debut feature film, Jinn, won the Special Jury Recognition Award for Screenwriting at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. She has directed episodes of Queen Sugar and Insecure, and recently wrote for the upcoming series Swagger. She is currently developing her second feature film, Mosswood Park.