TV-14 • Drama

Following an incident at work, a young woman is committed to a psychiatric hospital where she meets God. There she tries to work through the effects of trauma caused by systematic racism and searches for the strength to forgive.

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Sean Frank Johnson - Director

Sean Frank is a London raised, New-York based filmmaker and creative director. His interest is rooted in real, relatable environments, situations and subcultures that combine cinematic compositions with inspirational stories. A graduate of both Goldsmiths and Central St Martins, Frank’s films have been nominated and screened internationally. Some of Frank’s work to date includes his short film “Every Kind of Way” for artist H.E.R, Nowness short; Crazy legs and most recently music documentary “Mas Fuerte.”

Further Away director Casallina Kisakye

Casallina Kisakye - Writer

Casallina Kisakye was born in Kampala, Uganda and immigrated to the U.S. when she was 10-years-old. Her work has appeared in McSweeney's and The New Yorker. She is currently a writer on the Showtime series “The Chi.”

Mentor Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe - Mentor

Lena Waithe is an Emmy® Award Winner (Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, "Master of None," 2017) and has served as mentor to Sean Frank Johnson and Casallina Kisakye on Further Away.

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The Mentorship Program is an AT&T Hello Lab initiative that connects emerging multicultural and LGBTQ filmmakers with leaders in the entertainment industry to tell bold stories.