Archives: Short Film

No Ward

No Ward is a short documentary about the forced migration of New Orleans residents to cities in Texas. The film juxtaposes the migrations that occurred as a result of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and Hurricane Gustave in 2008. funded by The Southwest Alternative Media project Emerging Filmmakers Fund directed by Terence Nance camera by Norvis […]

John Burris Speaks

A film about human rights violations committed by the police against Black people in America. Featuring the Turfeinz Produced by Ephraim Walker + Chanelle Pearson Executive Produced by John Burris Written, Directed, and Edited by Terence Nance Photographed by Evan Edit and Sound Design by Raphael Mora

You and I and You

A film about family Written and Directed by Terence Nance Music by The Dig Art Direction, Costumes by Joanne Petit-Frere Makeup by Marisha Scott Coreography by Jen Roit Produced by Chanelle Elaine Director of Photography Shawn Peters VFX by Greg Silverman  

Native Sun

A short film produced to accompany Blitz the Ambassador’s 2012 album, Native Sun Written and directed by Terence Nance and Blitz the Ambassador Photographed by Shawn Peters Produced by Terence Nance, Blitz the Ambassador, James Bartlett, and Shawn Peters Executive produced by Urban Entertainment, Mrs. Bazawule, and Embassy MVMT Music by Blitz the Ambassador from the […]


A Short film about a contemporary milliner in NYC. Directed by Terence Nance Produced by Chanelle Aponte Pearson Photography by Shawn Peters Dancers: Storyboard P. and Daphne Lee Cast: Frenel Morris


A film about Extra-Celestial beings who escape the vagabondary bound to their psyche on foot. Executive produced by Sanford Biggers Produced by Rachel V. Byrd Photography by Shawn Peters Performances by Sanford Biggers and Fanon Wilkins Concept and direction by Terence Nance Shot on location at the Catwalk Art Residency, Catskill, NY Special thanks to Purcell Palmer

Till I Meet Thee

 A short film produced for Cody ChesnuTT’s 2012 album, Landing on a Hundred Written and directed by Terence Nance Photographed by Shawn Peters Produced by Brendon Ellington Shot on location at Soul Fire Farms in Upstate New York