Hearth Chat with Psychological Thriller Filmmakers Set to Premiere on the ABFF

FORT LAUDERDALE – On Monday, June 13th at 6:30 pm Director, Kelly Kali and her producing companions on the studio together with, former MFA classmate (USC Faculty of Cinema), 20th Producer, Govt, Director, Jenna would be the celebrated company of critically acclaimed Miami filmmaker, and serial – entrepreneur Yanatha Desouvre with a Hearth Chat, adopted by a meet and greet, on the Haitian American Chamber of Commerce positioned at 3472 NE fifth Ave Unit 8, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334 hosted by the dynamic Djenane St. Fleur.

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Filmmakers Kelley Kali and Jenna Cavelle
Filmmakers Kelley Kali and Jenna Cavelle


The American Black Movie Competition Premiere

On June 14th at 12 pm, the horror movie “Jagged Thoughts,” starring Maisie Richardson-Sellers and Shannon Woodward, from twentieth Digital Studio and Hulu Originals will premiere at The American Black Movie Competition. The film was developed by twentieth Digital Studio with David Worthen Brooks, Arbi Pedrossian, and Jenna Cavelle as govt producers.

Jagged Thoughts will debut solely on Hulu on June 15 and on Disney+ (through Star) internationally at a later date. Kelley’s aim is to be referred to as a director and content material creator who addresses points inside typically marginalized communities by utilizing the artwork of filmmaking to create dialogue and motion towards optimistic change.  Directed by Kelley Kali (“I’m Tremendous (Thanks for Asking)”)


“Jagged Thoughts” is a couple of girl suffering from blackouts and unusual visions that lead her to find she’s caught in a collection of time loops, presumably associated to her mysterious new girlfriend. Richardson-Sellers (“DC’s Legends of Tomorrow,” “The Originals”) stars as “Billie,” alongside Woodward (“Westworld,” “Elevating Hope”) as her girlfriend “Alex”.

In keeping with Selection.com “Kali was tapped to direct this function primarily based off the brief movie “First Date,” which was included within the first season of twentieth Digital Studio’s “Chew Measurement Halloween.” The function, now titled “Jagged Thoughts,” is written by Allyson Morgan (“Sitting”). “Jagged Thoughts” is a part of the studio’s current slate of horror options for Hulu, together with “Grimcutty,” “Matriarch,” “Clock,” and the upcoming “Appendage” and “The Mill.” “Jagged Thoughts” was developed by twentieth Digital Studio with David Worthen Brooks, Arbi Pedrossian, and Jenna Cavelle as govt producers. Manufacturing companies have been carried out by the movie’s producer Daniela Ruiz by her firm, Palabra Productions. Kelley Kali and Congyu E additionally function producers.”

Movie Director Kelly Kali

Kali is an LA native, Howard College & USC Faculty of Cinematic Arts Alumna. Kelly has directed, written, and produced award-winning movies in Belize, Haiti, China, and regionally within the USA.  In 2018, Kali wrote, directed, and produced LALO’S HOUSE. The movie went on to win the forty fifth Annual Scholar Academy Award. Better of all, it was in consideration for the 91st Annual Academy Awards.  She directed, produced, and starred within the unique function movie, I’M FINE (THANKS FOR ASKING), which was an early decide for narrative competitors on the 2021 SXSW Movie Competition. It went on to win a Particular Jury Recognition for Multi-Hyphenate Storyteller (an award they created for her). The movie bought to and is at the moment streaming on BET+ and BET Her in addition to Showtime. It bought to HBO Europe and at the moment is theatrically launched within the UK and Eire.

Jenna Cavelle

Cavelle is the Vice President of Manufacturing & Operations at twentieth Digital Studio (previously Fox Digital Studio), a Walt Disney Tv firm. Cavelle graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BS in Political Ecology from the College of California, Berkeley. She holds an MFA in Movie & Tv Manufacturing from USC’s Faculty of Cinematic Arts. As well as, she additionally serves on the board of USC’s Media Institute for Social Change.

Critically acclaimed and award-winning Haitian-American filmmaker, and Miami resident whose newest script, Fragmented Scars, in accordance with the Blacklist, is being in comparison with Oscar winners, Moonlight, If Beale Streets May Discuss, and Emmy Winner Dopesick, Yanatha Desouvre (Screenwriter, Producer) (The Sweetest Woman)  says, “Kali, profitable the Scholar Academy Award (Oscar) for LALO’s HOUSE, tells us that Kali’s visionary eye, as a Director and Content material Creator, is inspirational, impactful, refreshing and wanted, to spark an plain motion in telling untold tales of marginalized communities, that share deep common human connections that all of us are capable of relate to in 2023 and past.”

Djenane St. Fleur

St. Fleur the VP of the Haitian American Chamber of Commerce servicing Broward and Palm Seaside counties. St-Fleur carries the Haitian tradition in her Coronary heart and ensures that the neighborhood’s curiosity is voiced. The Chamber embraces a collaborative method to working with authorities and neighborhood entities for the prosperity of the neighborhood.

Haitian-American Filmmaker Yanatha Desouvre

Desouvre is a best-selling Amazon.com creator, professor of entrepreneurship at Miami Dade Faculty, and public speaker. His newest novella, “Revelations: Roads to Redemption,” was partially tailored because the multi-award profitable and critically acclaimed brief movie, The Sweetest Woman. It’s directed by Samuel Ladouceur and co-written and govt produced by Harry Jeudy. Desouvre additionally served as co-screenwriter and producer.