My First Short Film
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2003. "Soul to Take". My first short film that I wrote, produced, directed and edited.
It helped me get an Internet distribution deal with Russell Simmons’ film company, Simmons/Lathan Media Group.
My star, Andrea Avery went on to co-star opposite Hilary Duff in "A Cinderella Story" shortly after shooting this. She plays one of the wicked step-sisters.
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