Two exes meet for a lunch date.
One gets closure.

  • Sola Bamis
    The Event
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    Short Script
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  • Film Daily Screenwriting Contest

    February 23, 2018
  • Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition

    February 9, 2018
Writer Biography - Sola Bamis

Sola Bamis is an actress, writer, performance artist, and filmmaker committed to high-quality artmaking across media platforms. She also serves as the founder of Still Brave Productions, an entertainment production cooperative that specializes in the development, production, and curation of culturally enlightening projects for a global audience. Sola received her BA in Chemistry from the University of Miami and MFA in Acting from the California Institute of the Arts. She earned a SAG Award Nomination for Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble in a Drama Series for her work as Shirley on the final season of Mad Men, and appeared as Afeni Shakur, former Black Panther Party member and mother of rapper, actor, and artist Tupac Shakur, in USA Network’s Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and Notorious B.I.G. She has worked on regional theatre world premieres, performed in countless readings of new plays, and has also lent her voice talents to several video games and radio and television commercials.
Sola’s filmmaking debut The Event, shot in Nigeria, was an official selection of the 2018 BlackStar and San Francisco Black Film Festivals, and the script for her next project Crocodile placed finalist and semifinalist in the 2018 Film Daily Screenwriting and Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competitions.

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