In this SXSW selected short, a young man must pull something of heist in a traditional Ghanian function called an outdooring.

Production Details & Description

A young man attends his nephew’s Ghanaian baptism with a plan: steal the donated money and keep a deep secret hidden from his family.

2020 Clermont-Ferrand International Short FF
South by Southwest 2019 – Official Selection
Dallas International 2019 – Official Selection
Minneapolis St. Paul 2019 – Official Selection
and many more.

Featuring: Keith Machekanyanga, Cassandra Blair, Malik Cason, Thomas Daniel Smith, Theodore Mark Martinez, Cassandra Relynn, Martin Dorsla, & Naviah Nichol Vernon
Written and Directed by: Maxwell Addae
Produced by: Mis Loe
Executive Produced by: Patrisse Cullors, Jason Brotman
Cinematography by: Samudranil Chatterjee
Edited by: Xiaoyao Shen
Production Design by: Tess Picknell
Unit Production Manager: Mil Alcain
Associate Producer: Marc Kaplan
Casting by: Kara Sullivan
Kid’s Casting: Jennifer Fite
Costume Design by: Hazelle Gobert
Original Music by: Victor Nani Agbeli and Ole Wiedekamm
Sound Supervisor: Steven Yeaman
Color Timing by: MTI