“Electing” Directed by Nana Ghana, Starring Megalyn Echikunwoke

By Mikel Fair / 8 months ago
Electing Megalyn Echikunwoke Oregon Short Film Festival 2018

A Powerful performance by megalyn echikunwoke

Congratulations to Director Nana Ghana "Electing" is an Oregon Short Film Festival 2018 Official Selection and nominated for Best Director. Megalyn Echikunwoke has been nominated for Best Actress for her starring role. Synopsis: A young black woman, Anika, coping with depression and in mourning the loss of her brother by police brutality pulls herself together to host a party for her liberal friends on the day of the 2016 presidential election. When Trump takes the lead, everyone exhibits various stages of grief: rage, denial, etc, Anika's friends leave, exhausted and defeated, Anika is left alone in her apartment and the weight of the world crashing down on her She negotiates between life and death, challenged to find strength among the ruins of hope in order to overcome the feeling of powerlessness

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Director Nana Ghana

Electing Short Film Director Nana Agyapong
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Mikel Fair

My name is Mikel Fair. I am the Director of Film Festival Circuit Inc. First of all, we are a company that manages film festival events in Texas and Oregon. Furthermore, we like to have fun and celebrate independent film. I worked for 15 years in the television and film production as a location sound mixer and production manager. I have also worked in post production as an editor, post sound mixer and composer. Above all, watching independent films and reading creative screenplays is my passion.