Feature Films

JINN

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JINN SXSW (2018)

Written/Directed by: Nijla Mu'min

Produced by: Avril Z. Speaks, Arielle Saturne, Maya Emelle

Synopsis: A teenage girl’s life is abruptly turned upside down when her mother converts to Islam, sending her on a quest for self-definition. A fun, fresh exploration of identity, Islam, first love, and millennial culture. For more info, visit www.jinnfilm.com. 

SOLACE

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SOLACE LAFF (2018)

Written/Directed by: Tchaiko Omawale 

Produced by: Maya Emelle, Hope Olaide Wilson, Tchaiko Omawale, 

Synopsis: A 17 year-old orphan is shipped off to her estranged grandmother and she plots her escape while navigating a foreign environment, new friendships and a hidden eating disorder. For more info, visit www.solacefilm.com

WORKINGMAN

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WORKINGMAN SBIFF (2019)

Written/Directed by: Bob Jury

Produced by: Lovell Holder,  Clark Peterson, Maya Emelle

Synopsis: After suffering an inconsolable loss, an aging and withdrawn factory worker seeks 

solace by returning to his old factory job despite the fact that the plant has closed down.



New Media

THE GIRL WITH NO BRAIN

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JIM

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OUTCAST

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TRAILERS

JINN SXSW (2018)


SOLACE LAFF (2018)

JIM

A short film written and directed by Chris Black, featuring cinematography from Emmy award winning Sean Conaty and produced by Maya Emelle. Access must be granted. 

GIRL WITH NO BRAIN 


CURRENTLY IN POST-PRODUCTION

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OUTCAST

A SHORT FILM written and directed by Biopunks Comic author, Royce Adkins.


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Logline

Aaron, a chronic asthmatic super soldier struggling to find purpose after being kicked out of the program that created him, uses a new medicine to take down a thriving neighborhood arms dealing gang to prove he’s still a force to be reckoned with. 

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credits

Written/directed by Royce Adkins 

Produced by Stone Harbor Productions & Maya Emelle

Director of Photography by Dave Wilwayco 

Starring Gui Dasilva, Gail Bean, Nicole Watts and Rod Emelle