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SRFF Member
8 minutes
Am I Buggin'?
Genres: Documentary and Reality
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Based on Selina Hernandez’s angry, funny and heartfelt poem about the East Harlem neighborhood she loves—and fears she’s losing. As Poet Selina walks around El Barrio, is she just imagining it—Buggin’?—or is gentrification causing her neighborhood to disappear? Shot entirely on location in Harlem, this short film is a unique protest piece. Selina recites her poem while visiting her favorite places in El Barrio, evoking the spirit of her Afro-Caribbean guardian ancestors.

Studio: Drama Mama Productions
From: United States
Produced In: United States
Directors: Cathleen Campbell
Writers: Selina Hernandez
Lead Actors: Selina Hernandez
Key Crew: Director of Photography: Jeffrey Akers

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