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When a black teenager reluctantly enters a prestigious pageant, she becomes consumed by the intense pressure imposed by her ambitious mother, leading her to adopt a mean-spirited demeanor towards her fellow contestants. As she navigates the cutthroat world of pageantry, she must confront her own insecurities and rediscover the true meaning of beauty, friendship, and self-acceptance before her dreams crumble beneath the weight of expectations.

I am thrilled to share my journey as a recent graduate and an aspiring award-winning filmmaker with a passion for telling untold stories that can change the world's perspective for the better. With a strong focus on giving voice to the African American community, I am dedicated to shedding light on their experiences, struggles, and triumphs through the captivating medium of film. As a recent graduate and current grad student, I have honed my skills and acquired a comprehensive understanding of the art and craft of filmmaking. Armed with a camera, a vision, and an unwavering determination, I embark on a mission to bring marginalized narratives to the forefront, illuminating the diverse perspectives that have often been overlooked or misrepresented in mainstream media. Through my storytelling, I aim to challenge stereotypes, break barriers, and ignite meaningful conversations. I believe that untold stories possess the power to unite, inspire, and foster empathy within society. By exploring the rich tapestry of African American experiences, I hope to contribute to a more inclusive and equitable world, where every individual's voice is heard and celebrated. I am excited to take this extraordinary journey as I delve into the captivating world of cinema, where imagination meets reality and stories have the potential to reshape our collective consciousness. more...

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