If There Is Light

Shorts

World Premiere

USA | 18 MINUTES

IF THERE IS LIGHT

Fourteen year-old Janiyah Blackmon wrestles with her new life in New York City as her mom tries to move her family out of the shelter system and into a stable home.

Screening with Queen Latifah with Dee Rees
with the premiere of the Queen Collective shorts

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CAST & CREDITS

Directed by Haley Elizabeth Anderson

Haley Elizabeth Anderson is a filmmaker, writer, artist from Houston, Texas. She currently attends New York University's Graduate Film Program as a Dean’s Fellow. With roots along the Gulf Coast, her work explores coming-of-age experiences, race and the class divide in the South, and the American working class.
Director
Haley Elizabeth Anderson
Producer
Swetha Regunathan
Cinematographer
Lasse Ulvedal Tolbøll
Composer
Cyrus Tabar
Editor
Prashanth Kamalakanthan, Cheree Dillon
Executive Producer
Nina Chaudry
Cast
Janiyah Blackmon, McKayla Blackmon, Jakena Blackmon

CONTACTS

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Tribeca Enterprises
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 917 749 7399
nchaudry@tribecafilmfestival.org
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Tribeca Enterprises
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 917 749 7399
nchaudry@tribecafilmfestival.org
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Tribeca Enterprises
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 917 749 7399
nchaudry@tribecafilmfestival.org
Press Contact
Terese Regan
Tribeca Film Festival
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