Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 18, 2021 } Playhouse Square

I, Destini


Year: 2016
Country: USA
Run Time: 14 minutes

I, Destini

I, Destini is an animated documentary that explores the poignant and imaginative illustrations of a youth grappling with the effects of having an incarcerated loved one.Each shot of the film, word written, and frame animated was born from a series of creative workshops between director Nicholas Pilarski and Destini Riley (14 years old). From this collaboration, an autobiographical film was created where Destini explores issues relating to race, class, media, and over policing in her community of Durham, North Carolina.

CIFF40 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Sunday, April 03, 2016 at 8:10 PM

Monday, April 04, 2016 at 9:20 AM

Shorts Program
Shorts Program 07

Destini Riley

Destini Riley, Nicholas Pilarski

Nicholas Pilarski

Nicholas Pilarski, Destini Riley

Nicholas Pilarski, Sarah Bassett, Latina Lenon-Riley

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