Sponsored by Windows on the Water
This animated film depicts three days in the life of boxing legend Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight champion, as he battles his fiercest opponent – racism. The incredibly creative animation presents dynamic characters that are made entirely from chewing gum wrappers, and the film was shot and edited on iPhones. 6 min. Animated/experimental. USA
Writer, Director, and Producer Lyndon Barrois will be in attendance from Thursday through Sunday.
Key cast: Keith David, Peter Macon, Eve Adam
Director/Writer/Producer: Lyndon Barrois
Friday 4:15pm Downtown Cinemas
Saturday 10:30am Downtown Cinemas
Saturday 1:30pm The Rock