Elizier, an emotionally dejected new enrollee at the Edward R. Mill School for Boys, must overcome memories of a tragic past and current hazing by his peers in order to tackle larger issues dominating his young life.
USA | 2018 | DCP | 20 min
A.V. Rockwell is an award-winning filmmaker from Queens, New York. Her previous short films include The Gospel (2016), B.L.B. (2014), and KIDS (2013). Rockwell has received fellowships from Tribeca Film Institute, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, and Sundance Institute. Her latest short film, Feathers, was recently acquired for distribution by Fox Searchlight. Rockwell currently resides in New York City, where she is developing her first feature-length film.
Original title: Feathers
Director: A.V. Rockwell
Photo: Chris Soos
Edit: Laura Tomaselli, Carlos Arias
Script: A.V. Rockwell
Sound: Q Department
Music: Dražen Bošnjak
Production design: Sam Hensen
Costume design: Derica Cole Washington
Cast: Shavez Frost, Kyngston Alvarez, Nicoye Banks
Executive producers: Rhea Scott, A.V. Rockwell
Producers: Marttise Hill, A.V. Rockwell, Julius Pryor, Marvin Scott
Contact: The Rockwell Company