Monday, February 26, 2018

Idris Goodwin, Cody Spellman create short film about the Black Lives Matter movement

Posted By on Mon, Feb 26, 2018 at 1:11 PM

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Award-winning playwright and Colorado College professor Idris Goodwin, in collaboration with director  J. Cody Spellman, has produced a short film based on his 2015 play #Matter.

Starring Kimberly Vaughn and Ryan Hake, the film examines the cultural conflict between the phrases "black lives matter" and "all lives matter," presenting an intimate conversation between two not-quite friends about an argument they shared on social media, and about the different ways they see the world.
was filmed entirely on an iPhone to emphasize the importance technology has played in the Black Lives Matter movement.

Watch it below:

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