In 2015, Alabama closed 31 DMVs across the state. Many of these closures occurred in the Black Belt, a predominantly African-American region, directly impacting voter enfranchisement in a state that requires photo IDs at the polls.
8-year-old Aida and her family's lives are overwhelmed when her father returns home to Paris from Senegal with a second wife. In response to her mother's distress, Aida decides then to get rid of the new visitor.
Frankie is a 10-year-old kid on summer vacation at a run-down trailer park. When Tayla, a 10-year-old girl, shows a romantic interest, Frankie's holiday becomes a whole lot more complicated. "Slingshot" is an amusing look at modern love through the eyes of one of its latest victims.
"Over" presents a crime scene. During the course of nine wide shots told in reverse order, we witness an intriguing story unfold. What has happened in this quiet neighborhood? A murder, a hit-and-run, an accident? The reality is profound and deeply unexpected.
Emboldened by a giant block party on the evening of their high school prom, a group of students enter the night with the hope of transcending their rural town and the industrial landscape that surrounds them.