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Filmmaker Valerie Udeozor and AHF Celebrate Nurses Week 2018 with Burned Out Nurse Screening
CALLING ALL NURSES DOCTORS &HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS! REGISTER TODAY!
In honor of National Nurses Week 2018 they are kicking things off with a fun filled event sponsored by AIDS HEALTH CARE FOUNDATION BLACC! We will eat, drink & be merry as well as screen the short film BURNED OUT NURSE about a seemingly perfect nurse who becomes addicted to opiates. Wellness discussion with filmmaker and Nurse Valerie Udeozor and important crucial info from AHF reps on how Nurses can be better better informed advocates for patients, educating us on healthcare bills and informing us of AHF resources to share with our patients.
Curious, Web Series from NarlyStarr TV Wraps Production on Season 2 March 25, 2018
On March 25, 2018 NarlyStarr Productions wrapped production on Season Two of Curious?
We will let her tell it in her own special way...
#Blessed to Announce that is a #WRAP on #CuriousSeries #SeasonTwo!
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Big thanks to my amazing #team, #cast, #crew and all this whom contributed to this project!
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@kristofercross #Dir. & #DP
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DP & #BTS
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🙏🏽@playsbyvalu and Crenshaw United Methodist Church!
@innerspacela for opening your amazing gallery to us. Check them out in #dtla!!
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BURNED OUT NURSE IS AN OFFICIAL SELECTION OF THE BLACK HOLLYWOOD SE MANLY FILM FESTIVAL
Burned Out Nurse, a short film edited by BLUNTFORCE DRAMA Sr. Editor, Doreen Blunt will have its Official Screening and World Premiere at the African American Film Marketplace & S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase. The film was written and directed by Valerie Udeozor and produced by Shondrella Avery, Narlyia Sterling and Kristofer Cross. The film will be shown at Raleigh Studios in the CHAPLAIN Theater, 5300 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90038 on Saturday April 28, 2018 at 6 pm for the Premiere and will be shown again on Sunday April 29, 2018 at 2:30 pm. For tickets and more information about this film festival check out the Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) at http://bherc.org/festivals/ .
SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
Blunt Force Drama LLC is pleased to announce that we finished post-production services on U-Care’s, “Burned Out Nurse”, a short film written and directed by Valerie Udeozor. Film was produced by Shondrella Avery, Narlyia Sterling and Kristofer Cross and edited by Doreen Blunt. Director of Photography was Erica Chan.
This film tells the story of a registered nurse's journey from being a stellar health care provider, wife and mother to becoming a prescription drug addict. Welcome to the United States of opiates. Doreen Blunt said, “Working with screenwriter and director Valerie Udeozor was a collaborative process and it was a pleasure to help bring her vision to life. She skillfully combines humor with drama to shed light on stories that are current and important to us all.”
The film is now undergoing color correction by colorist Nick Martineau and sound mix by Cresent Haynesand will have its’ premiere screening on September 21, 2017 at Pasadena City College in Room 126 10:00am. Watch this space for more screenings near you.