Do you ever feel like you’re drowning?” Following their life for one week, short film Breathe, examines Jaime as they gasp for air. As their struggles with their relationships, identity, and addiction are pushed to the forefront of their life, Jaime is forced to watch as the three intersect.

  • Vincent J. Walker
  • MJ Adamson
  • Jordan Rice
  • Grayson Abdalla
  • Destinee McCaster
    Key Cast
  • 4085 Productions LLC
    Production Company
    Sore Throat
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    lgbtq+, short, student, trans, nonbinary, queer
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 3, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    4,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Voices Rising Film Festival
    Patchogue, NY
    United States
    World Premiere
    Official Selection
  • San Diego Black Film Festival
    San Diego, CA
    United States
    California Premiere
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Vincent J. Walker

Raised in Detroit, Vincent is a writer & filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He studied folklore & anthropology alongside film at USC School of Cinematic Arts. Drawn to introspective tales & fables, he writes and creates stories centered on characters of color in non-traditional circumstances, stressing the broad cultural experiences of the African diaspora and beyond. Most notably, his short film Tar Man, inspired by an Afro-folktale, has screened at festivals in New York & Los Angeles. He is currently in his final year at USC and a fellow of Prentice Penny’s A Penny For Your Thoughts First Up Television Writing Fellowship. His goal is to create shows & become showrunner.

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