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Little Brother

No Premiere
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 6:15pm
Run Time: 
United States
Keith, a white elementary school teacher, journeys to South Los Angeles to investigate the home life of his gifted student Lamont. When he meets the boy’s elderly Grandmother, they begin a polite dialogue about Lamont’s frequent absences from school, but the conversation grows increasingly hostile. Unbeknownst to Keith, there’s a special ingredient in Grandma’s sweet tea… and the teacher may be in store for learning a powerful lesson of his own.
Directed by: 
Dikega Hadnot
Produced by: 
Ashley Hillis & Dikega Hadnot
Executive Producer(s): 
Jon Lafferty, Spencer Mandel, Dikega Hadnot
Written by: 
Spencer Mandel
Main Cast: 
Hattie Winston, Jon Lafferty, Deniro Farrar, King Roubleau, Robert Rexx
Dikega Hadnot
About the Director(s): 

Dikega Hadnot is a Los Angeles born writer/director, who began his journey in film as an assistant to Terrence Malick on Tree of Life. Following Malick's advice to pursue his own path as a filmmaker, Dikega returned to Los Angeles where he co-founded commercial production company, Latebloom Entertainment and writing/directing partnership, GONZOGRIOT. Little Brother is his first short with writing partner Spencer Mandel. In 2021, he’s setting up his feature length directorial debut in which more