DC Shorts Film Festival 2017

SEPTEMBER 6—17, 2018

My Nephew Emmett

At 2:30AM on August 28, 1955 in the most racially divided state in the country, 64 year-old Mose Wright tries to protect his 14 year-old nephew Emmett Till from two racist killers out for blood. Based on the true story of the 1955 murder of Emmett Louis Till.

20 minutes • Drama • United States

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Tickets available for this show in the following showcases:

Showcase 3

Best of DC Shorts - Show B

African American

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