OCTOBER

Drama | 8m 

October follows a Ugandan teen named Dembe as they try to navigate their identity in a society opposed to it.

Student Film
 

STARRING

Andrel McPherson, Christian I. Noble, Trachel Yvette Green

A very special thank you to Cleopatra Kambugu 

and Kuchu Times.

CAST &
  CREW

Written and Directed by MAE MANN
Produced by JOYCE LOUIS-JEAN & JAMES MASINO Poem by ANDREL MCPHERSON
Dembe // ANDREL MCPHERSON
Ojore // CHRISTIAN I. NOBLE
Namazzi // TRACHEL YVETTE
Cinematographer // DEMI WALDRON
Music Composer // NICOLÁS RAMÍREZ
Supervising Producer // PATRICIA DAVIS
1st AD // NAOMI WASHBURN
Casting Director // HANNAH CHICLANA
1st AC // CALVIN BELLAS
2nd AC // DIANA GORIN
Gaffer // JOHNNY HAMATI
SWING // LINDA PAGE & JARED GUNTER
Sound Mixer // CHLOE VANTIL
Boom Op // KAYLEE YOCONO
Art Director // JULIEANNE ARNOLD
Set Constructor // PAUL MICHAEL FRITZ
HMUA/SFX // WANDA CHRISTOPHER
Script Supervisor // LISA RAE BOWMAN
PA // NICOLE ADAMS
Editor // MAE MANN
Assistant Editor // LISA RAE BOWMAN
Colorist // DEMI WALDRON
FIRST TEAM
Supervising Sound Editor // CHLOE VANTIL
Re-Recording Mixer // CHLOE VANTIL
Re-Recording Mixer // VIOLETTE FURTON
Foley/Recorder // JAMIL HOUSTON
Assistant Re-Recording Mixer // HAYLEY BOWERS
SECOND TEAM
Supervising Sound Editor // NICOLÁS RAMÍREZ
Re-Recording Mixer // NICOLÁS RAMÍREZ
Foley // NICOLÁS RAMÍREZ & ANDRES MARTHE
Sound Effects // ROAN KIRSCHBAUM & SEAN BROOKER

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival

Outfest Fusion

Massimadi Film Fest

Film Shortage

Shorts Out! Brighton FilmPride LGBTQ+ Short Film Festival

Outfest Los Angeles

Oslo/Fusion International Film Festival

Bushwick Film Festival

SCAD Savannah Film Festival

Transforming Cinema Film Festival