BURNING ANGEL DUST
About The Film
Written and directed by award winning filmmaker, Jackie J. Stone, Burning Angel Dust tells the story of Mimi, a Nigérienne-American mother and immigrant, who struggles to maintain a connection for her and her American born daughters to their native Nigér. Caught between her own mother's expectations, her personal desires and the culture of her adoptive homeland, Mimi must decide to have her eldest daughter undergo a traditional rite of passage or allow her children to fully embrace American life.
Winner: Bronzelens International Film Festival Best Short Film Festival Award
Nominated: HBO Best Short Film, Martha's Vineyard African-American Film Festival
Nominated: Best Actress, Newark International Film Festival
October, 2017 Gary International Black Film Festival