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After the death of an estranged family matriarch, Thalia Vine must bear being around her unruly family to get close to a father she hardly knows.
Inspired by hip-hop, jazz, and French New Wave cinema, Shantre began her creative venture in New York and studied film-making in Atlanta, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. As a lover of non-traditional and inquisitive stories, she seeks to raise dialogue between art and audience. She creates in the mediums of photography, film, and spoken word. Her work has been featured on Blavity.com, SF Gate and BlogHer.