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Bus Nut
Bus Nut
16mm Film and Super-8 transfer to video
7 mins


'Bus Nut' re-articulates the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott, a political and social protest against US racial segregation on the public transit system of Montgomery Alabama and its relationship to an educational video on school bus safety.


Produced by: Obibini Pictures, LLC
Directed & Produced by: Akosua Adoma Owusu
Cinematographer: Akosua Adoma Owusu
Editor: Akosua Adoma Owusu
Cast: MaameYaa Boafo
Sound Design & Mix by Kari Rae Seekins


Nominated - New Visions Short, San Francisco International Film Festival
Nominated - Best Short Film - Oberhausen Film Festival
Nominated - Best Experimental Short - BlackStar Film Festival
Nominated - Best Experimental Short - Guanajuato Film Festival
Nominated - Grand Jury Prize - AFI Fest 2015