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Into My Life

Videos

Into My Life - Trailer

Overview

Genre
Portrait, Personal Doc, and Essay
Synopsis

From 1965 to the present, M. Elaine and Cassandra Bromfield, two African-American women, made joyful documents of their lives in Brooklyn’s Lindsay Park Housing Cooperative on 8-mm film. Into My Life pays tribute to their drive for self-preservation and self-representation, highlighting the memories, identities, and relationships housed within their archive.

Treatment
Show treatment
Stage
finished
Running time
15 and 9 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
UnionDocs
Country
United States
Years of Production
2018
Locations
Brooklyn, New York

Distribution Details

Release year
2018
Festivals
Tribeca Film Festival, Hot Docs, Rooftop Summer Series, Camden International Film Festival, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival
Awards
2018 Best Documentary Short - REEL SISTERS OF THE DIASPORA FILM FESTIVAL, 2019 Best Documentary Short - MOSCOW SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, VIDLINGS & TAPEHEADS, TRANSILVANIA SHORTS, DUMBO FILM FESTIVAL
Distribution
UnionDocs, PBS
Broadcast (Prod.)
PBS
Broadcast (Acq.)
PBS - POV SHORTS
Language
English
Subtitles
English

Photos

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