BlackStar Film Festival
Tell Me Sweet Something
dir. Akin Omotoso, Feature Narrative, South Africa, 2015, 87 min.
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE
Moratiwa, an aspiring novelist with writer’s block, meets South Africa’s number one
celebrity model Nat Masilo after her best friend drags her to a nightclub in the city. Against insurmountable odds, Nat begins to court Moratiwa. Two different worlds collidein this charming, funny, romantic and very sweet film showing a side of Johannesburg that is rarely seen: The City of Gold as a City Of Love. Akin Omotoso will be present for Q&A
Reservations For Three?
dir. Steven Bennett Short Narrative United States, 2015, 14 min.
A romantic dinner for two is upended when a high-strung woman serves up a meal-time discussion of personal reservations and doubts.