Filmmaker’s Name and Title (Director, producer, etc.): Rah-Imhotep Ishakarah - Director, Cinematographer, Editor, Visual effects
 
Film Name: Ea$t Side Nights/Home by Matt Lucas
 
Length of film: 3 min 7 sec
 
Genre (horror, comedy, drama, etc.): Music Video
 
In 50 words or less, what’s this film about?  
"Ea$t Side Nights/Home" tells the story of a young man who tries to escape his problems but cannot escape himself or his vices. He envisions a world beyond his own to face the harsh realities of his past and present which motivates him to take control of his future.
 
What inspired you to make this film?
It was a collaboration on a story with a contemporary theme of the rap culture that allowed me to express state of the art digital technology. I felt that other people could relate to it and enjoy it as well.
 
Name your Top 3 Films of All Time:
The Matrix Trilogy
 
What’s your connection to Mississippi?  (If you don’t have one, why did you apply to a Mississippi festival?)
I was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi.
 
Anything else you want the audience to know about your film:
If they'd like to view this project over and over again, it's on Youtube!