Take a close look at the making of our latest film: Awake Before Dawn.
"Our job is the find the emotional drive in a story and bring that to life"- Executive Director, Jose Navas.
Writer and director born in Nicaragua and raised in Miami, Florida. He studied film at the Miami International University of Arts and Design before founding the production company FlickHouse Studios. Jose’s feature documentary debut was MIAMI OUR CITY (2016). He co-wrote and directed the award winning short film El Balsero, which went on to win Best Short Film at HBO's New York Latino Film Festival and Audience Award for Best Short Film at the prestigious Miami Film Festival.
EL BALSERO (2019)
The first Cuban Rafter- The journey that started an exodus After years of living under Fidel Castro's government, Cuba has fallen into a state of darkness and oppression. Freedom has been stripped from its people and daily life has been punctured by harassment and executions at the hands of Castro's National Police. After his childhood friend is violently killed in an altercation
BEAT LINGO (2020)
Suffering from mutism has kept this reserved teenager quiet his entire life. After years
of homeschooling, he faces his biggest challenge yet - real school. Without being able to speak he struggles to stand up for himself against the school’s ruthless bullies. However, words are not needed when beatboxing, Marcus’ hidden gift becomes his outlet connecting him with the other student
WITH HIS EYES CLOSED (2020)
In the city of Miami, Andres and his younger brother Miguel are living under the control of their abusive father. After Andres decides to skip school, his seemingly adventurous escape brings an unexpected consequence. However, this experience gives him the courage to fight back against his father in a fearless attempt to protect his younger brother.
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