A 17 year-old orphan is shipped off to her estranged grandmother and she plots her escape while navigating a foreign environment, new friendships and a hidden eating disorder.

Tchaiko Omawale Tchaiko Omawale

Tchaiko grew up in seven countries while her father worked for UNICEF. She graduated from Columbia University then interned for Spike Lee and Mira Nair. While assisting directors George C. Wolfe and... more»

Bruce Francis Cole Bruce Francis Cole

Bruce Francis Cole is a cinematographer who lives in both NY and LA and works globally. Early in his childhood he was an exceptional student in the form of visual art. Raised in the inner-city, his... more»

Jasmin Way Jasmin Way

Jasmin Way is a film and television Editor from New York City. After studying film at Vassar College, Jasmin began her career as an Assistant and Junior Editor at Lorne Michaels' post-production... more»

Colin Rich Colin Rich

In addition to SOLACE, Colin has edited on the Emmy-award winning anthology series AMERICAN CRIME, the John Ridley-helmed documentary LET IT FALL: LOS ANGELES 1982-1992, and was a co-editor... more»

Hope Olaidé Wilson Hope Olaidé Wilson

Hope Olaidé Wilson is a multimedia storyteller, founder of Indigo Veil Media and a 2018 Made in NY Media Center Incubator Fellowship recipient. She's currently in post-production as writer,... more»

Maya Emelle Maya Emelle

A Los Angeles native, Maya Emelle graduated from the Art Institute of Hollywood with her BS in Digital Cinema and Video Production. She worked for Corporate Management Solutions, Inc. as the... more»

Sophia Solomon Sophia Solomon

Sophia is a graduate of the BFA Film Production program of Emerson College and currently resides in Los Angeles. As a student, she cultivated her skills and interest in the arts and communication as a... more»

Sabine Hoffman Sabine Hoffman

Sabine Hoffman, ACE, began her journey to becoming a film editor in Berlin, studying art, philosophy and film history. In the United States, she has edited independent feature films for over 15 years,... more»

Additional Credits

Composer - Meshell Ndgeocello
Co-Producer: Sascha Brown Rice

I wanted to portray a liberated black body by showing it in its embrace of shadow and light, exposed and vulnerable.

Genre: Scripted, Coming-of-Age