757 Film Showcase

The NSU College of Liberal Arts in partnership with the City of Norfolk and The Nate Parker Foundation presents 757 Film Showcase.

The best of the 757 showcase their films and have candid conversations about their cinematic works. Must RSVP tickets for each screening.

Overview Information About This Event

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Film-makers, creatives, actors, and artists join NSU, in partnership with The City of Norfolk and The Nate Parker Foundation for the inaugural 757 Film Showcase. Come for a day of award-winning film screenings, and one-on-one chats with celebrity directors and producers!

Virginia natives Tim Reid, BK Fulton, Nate Parker, Zeus Campbell, Ashlie Gibbs, and Adrian Woodard II are confirmed.

Must RSVP free tickets for each screening. R.S.V.P. for free tickets here.

Trailers for the Featured Films

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A Day to Die

First trailer for A Day to Die starring Bruce Willis, Frank Grillo.

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Citanul is a film written and directed by Adrian Woodard II about a naive college student who finds herself in love with the man of her dreams but he's not all he appears to be and that leads to dark secrets and unexpected truths.

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I Remember

Here is the official trailer for the upcoming short film "I Remember."
Written by: Ashlie Gibbs
Directed by: Joseph Walters

Silent Partner

© Black Man Films LLC, 2021
Festival Info @ silentpartner-film.com
Directed by: Aristotle Torres
Story by: Roderick Lawrence and Aristotle Torres
Written by: Aristotle Torres and J.J. Johnson
Produced by: Salma Qarnain and Roderick Lawrence

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The Life and Times of Elizabeth Keckly

This is "Keckly-trailer" by Tim Reid on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Event Schedule

Movie: A Day To Die
Filmmaker: Soulidifly Productions
TRT=1 Hr 30 Min
Category: Action
Showing: 12:00-1:45 p.m.

Movie: The Life And Times Of Elizabeth Keckly
Filmmaker: Lgcy Network, Tim Reid
TRT=90 Min And Chat
Category: Doc
Showing: 1:50-3:30 p.m.

Event Segment: Talk Back With Tim Reid
Hosted by: NSU Professor, Dr. Cathy Jackson
Description: Documentaries, Filmmaking And Funding
Segment Style: Talkback
Category: Talkback
Showing: 3:40-4:05 p.m.

757 Showcase Shorts

Film Title: Silent Partner
Filmmaker: Black Man Films
TRT=20 Min
Category: Thriller/Drama

Movie: I Remember
Filmmaker: Ashlie Gibbs, Joseph Walters/Ashlie Gibbs LLC, The Redelynn Group
TRT=16 Min
Category: Mystery Spy Thriller

Movie: Citanul
Filmmaker: Korrosive Films, Adrian Woodard II
TRT=25 Min
Category: Thriller

*Showing Block: 4:10-5:20 p.m.

Event Segment: Shorts Showcase Talk Back With Radio Host, Ambie Renee
Panelists: Ashlie Gibbs, Adrian Woodard II, Roderick Lawrence
Segment Style: Talkback
Event Time: 5:20-5:45 p.m.

Event Segment: NP Foundation Film
Event Description: Red Carpet/Film/Chat
Event Type: Program
Event Time: 6-7:30 p.m.

Event: Vip And Crew Reception
Event Details: Invite Only
Event Type: Reception
Event Time: 7:30-9 p.m.