Official Selection FFTG Awards 2020 Laurel

Forgive Us Our Debts

Experimental
15 mins
United States
English

Synopsis

“WARNING: This video may potentially trigger seizures for people with photosensitive epilepsy. Viewer discretion is advised.”

A terrified 14-year-old African American boy in a first-generation African household hides foreclosure notices from his family only to have his worse fears realized when the police arrive to remove them from their home…

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Title: 

Forgive Us Our Debts

Original Title: 

Forgive Us Our Debts

Production Year: 

2020

Casts: 

Jason Putnam-“Trey Aboiye”
Dick McMahon – “Calliér”
Jacques Allison – “Danté Aboiye”
Jerald D. Rose – “Deputy Zimmerman”
Luke B. Carlson “Deputy Wilson”
Jarret Addleman – “Pastor”
Faith Smith – “Church Deacon”
Mrs. Jackson- “Grandma”

Producer: 

Howard Mitchell aka GATO

Writer: 

Howard Mitchell aka GATO

Editor: 

Howard L. GATO Mitchell, Johnny Malloy

Dir. of Photography: 

Randolph Sellars

Sound Design:

Peter Russell

Director's Interview

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Festival: 

2020

Category: 

New Wave filmmaker (Student), Short Films under 40 minutes

Country: 

United States

Language: 

English

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