First Run Film Festival | Tisch School of the Arts, New York University
Reborn! - Anderson Franklin (Graduate)
- - Narrative
- - 13:00 minutes
- - Nadiah Hamzah
- - Jay Franklin
- - Matthew Mendelson
A comedy about a guy who discovers his girl cheating on him with a thug and then joins a reality makeover show to become a thug to get her back.
Anderson Franklin: Writer-Director Anderson J. Franklin, Jr. or Jay to people that know him, was born in Brooklyn and raised between NY and NJ. He graduated from Hampton University, a historically black college. During his 2nd Year film as a MFA candidate at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, Jay worked closely with improvisational comedic actors. Since then, he has been honing his comedic skills by immersing himself in the improv world. He has worked with actors who have been through the various levels of New York's prestigious improv houses, the United Citizens Brigade and The Pitt. Jay is currently working with the minority based comedic improv group Nobody's Token on a web series.