Director: Savanah Leaf Run Time: 100 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2023
Starring: Doechii, Dominic Fike, Erika Alexander, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, Tia Nomore
A pregnant single mother, with two children in foster care, embraces her Bay Area community as she fights to reclaim her family.
Savanah Leaf is a film director and photographer. Her directorial work includes music videos for Gary Clark, Jr.’s single “This Land” and “What About Us” and Common Leaf is a former British volleyball player and competed for Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
“Filmmaker Savanah Leaf began her career making music videos, and her feature debut reflects her ability to transmit great emotional depth in small snapshots.” ~ Ronda Racha Penrice, The Wrap
“Brimming with an inner life and an authenticity that shouldn’t be undervalued due to its tough subject matter, Leaf’s debut is a film without a single false note.” ~ Jordan Raup, The Film Stage