Afronauts

Frances Bodomo

IFFR 2017

Black Rebels

  • 14'
  • USA
  • 2014

Zambia, 1969. A rag-tag group is trying to launch a moon rocket to beat the American Apollo 11. The astronaut is a 17-year-old girl who has to be the first to set foot on the moon along with her two cats. The scientific zeitgeist seen from the point of view of those who were not part of it. Inspired by true events.

All Short films at IFFR 2017.

Director
Frances Bodomo
Country of production
USA
Production Year
2014
Festival Edition
IFFR 2017
Length
14'
Medium
File
Language
English
Producer
Isabella Wing-Davey
Sales
Frances Bodomo
Screenplay
Frances Bodomo
Cinematography
Joshua James Richards
Editor
Sara Shaw
Production Design
Feli Lamenca
Music
Brian McOmber
Cast
Diandra Forrest, Yolonda Ross, Hoji Fortuna