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Civil Rights and Politics

  • Studio Theatre 1501 14th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005 United States (map)
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Enjoy a special preview screening of A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love on Election Night, directed by Qasim Basir, during this red-carpet event.

Cass is a Los Angeles club promoter who meets a Midwestern woman named Frida on the night of the 2016 Presidential election. She challenges Cass to revisit his broken dreams, while he pushes Frida to pursue her dreams.

We will also announce and award the 2018 winners of the Student & Emerging Filmmaker Competition in narrative and documentary short films, and introduce the participants in the Festival’s Student Journalists Fellowship program.

Panelist: Qasim Basir, director; Samantha Tanner, co-writer, A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love on Election Night; Dijon Talton, actor. 

A BOY. A GIRL. A DREAM: LOVE ON ELECTION NIGHT
Director: Qasim Basir
USA | 2018 | 89 MINUTES | ENGLISH