“Sitting in Water” is a poetic film by Onessa Sharufa, created during a period of grief. The film process serves as a way to transmit emotions and insecurities while experiencing one of the hardest parts […]
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“tuesday.” is an excerpt of my short film “whispers” which explores how society can have a large impact on how one views themselves; discuss beauty standards, and attractive standards in general. By Onessa Sharufa
Whispers – A screenplay
A story that dives into self-love and appreciation
The One Sacrifice
Written by Onessa Sharufa
CHARACTER NAME BANK: Main Character – Eiserea Eiserea Friend #1 – Amara Eiserea Friend #2 – Faye Eiserea Friend #3 – Zola Opening Scene (montage) Montage of Eiserea roller skating; song choice (boogie nights – […]
The Diary of A Mad Black Panther
Documentary by Onessa Sharufa “In this project, I wanted to understand more about my families’ involvement with the Black Panther Party. Though I have more family members that were in the Black Panther Party, I […]
A Letter To Papa
This project delves into the past and focuses in on my grandfather, as I get different accounts from his daughters and my own personal experience being in his presence for 15 years of his life. […]
Fall 2020 Video & Photography Network
Tatiana Lira Chahim Aune-Lopez Olivia Hoffman-Paul Onessa Sharufa Korede Shittu Savannah Holgado
A Project About The Harlem Renaissance.
A video essay reflecting on the history and cultural influences of the Harlem Renaissance. Written, narrated, and edited by Onessa Sharufa.