Emergency

Directed By Carey Williams

This short asks the legitimately, what do you do as black man if you have an emergency? Do you call 911? Knowing you’re putting yourself at risk? It’s a comedic exploration, but still an important one.

Production Details & Description

2018 GOLDEN SPACE NEEDLE AUDIENCE AWARD SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
2018 BEST NARRATIVE SHORT SXSW
2018 SPECIAL JURY AWARD SUNDANCE
2018 WINNER BEST SHORT FILM TRANSVERSE CITY FILM FESTIVAL
2018 BEST SHORT CHATTANOOGA FILM FESTIVAL
2018 NARRATIVE SPECIAL MENTION ASPEN SHORTSFEST
2018 HONORABLE MENTION BEST U.S. SHORT NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
2017 NBC SHORTSCUTS – HARNESS SOCIAL IMPACT AWARD
2017 BEST NARRATIVE SHORT BEND FILM FESTIVAL

2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION CINE-CICLETADA FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION WANDERING REEL TRAVELING FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION SANTA FE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION CHICAGO INT’L FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION NORDIC INT’L FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION REGENT PARK FILM FESTIVAL
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2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION EDINBURGH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
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2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION NEW YORK NO LIMITS FILM FESTIVAL
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2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION MELBOURNE INT’L FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION LAS VEGAS FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION ROOFTOP FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL (HBO SHORT FILM COMPETITION)
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION LOS ANGELES LATINO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION NANTUCKET FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION FLORIDA FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION SAN DIEGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION BATES FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION FLORIDA FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION ANNAPOLIS FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
2018 OFFICIAL SELECTION OMAHA FILM FESTIVAL
2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION INTERFILM BERLIN
2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION HOLLYSHORTS
2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION URBANWORLD

Director: Carey Williams
Writer: Kristen K.D. Davila
Producer: Joenique C. Rose
Cinematographer: Jomo Fray
Editor: David Aristizabal