The Dream That Refused Me

Directed By Jabu Nadia Newman 

This piece by director Jabu Nadia Newman takes us through a seemingly simple black experience but then surprises with imagery of afro-futurism all intermixed with a poem by Siyabonga Jim.

Production Details & Description

Director: Jabu Nadia Newman
Collage Artist: Zas Ieluhee
Poet: Siyabonga Jim

Indoni Dance, Arts and Leadership Academy
Lolwethu Sdumo
Mthetheleli Dlakavu
Amanda Guma
Chumande Ngqakotye
Yolanda Ntanyana
CGI Model: Kim Zulu by Emoji Digital
Hello Nice Vlogger: Natalie Paneng

Executive Producer: Rozanne Rocha-Gray
Producer: Didi Exelby
DP: Deon van Zyl
Production Art Director: Wendy Fredriksson
Styling: Unathi Mkonto
Edit: Paul Speirs and Thabo Nhlapo, New Creation Collective

Post Production: Monstrum
Online Grade and VFX: Rusty Ruthven
Vlogger Interface VFX/3D Artwork: Nick Ellis-Brown
VFX Production: Iconic Agency
iPhone Footage: Francesco Mbele

Sound Post Production: Welcome Park Studio
Final Mix: Luis Trujillo
Foley Artist: Quanita Allie
Music Composer: Likhona Camane

NOWNESS, Imran Hamdulay, Iconic Agency, Sbonakaliso Ndaba, Discovery Unit and Locations, Lourensford Wine Estate, Medic 8, Viviers, Onesimo and Amanda Laird Cherry.