An adopted Black Mennonite woman leaves the rural white community she was raised in and travels to an inner-city neighborhood in Philadelphia to find her biological mother. ZENITH explores how we choose to construct our identities through race, faith and family. 

Ellie Foumbi Ellie Foumbi
Screenwriter, Director

Ellie Foumbi is a writer/actor/director born in Cameroon, West Africa. She graduated from Columbia University’s School of the Arts with an MFA in Directing. She’s a Student Academy Awards... more»

Joseph Mastantuono Joseph Mastantuono

Joseph Mastantuono’s first feature film as a producer AS YOU ARE (dir. Miles Joris-Peyrafitte), starring Owen Campbell, Charlie Heaton, Amandla Stenberg & Mary Stuart Masterson won the... more»