RAISE YOUR HAND

indie feature  TRT 94m

Gia and her best friend, Lila, grew up in a rough neighborhood where every kid has a sad story to tell, and as teenagers, their problems become more complicated as the stakes get raised.

  Executive Producers/Producers Evan Allen-Gessesse, Jessica Rae, Margarita Reyes 

Co-Executive Producer Adam Dick 

Writer/Director Jessica Rae 

Director of Photography Judy Phu

Starring Jearnest Corchado, Hanani Tayor, Joel Steingold


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premiere 

2020 SOCIAL JUSTICE NOW FILM FESTIVAL 

official selection 

2021 LA FEMME FILM FESTIVAL  
2021 SEATTLE LATINO FILM FESTIVAL 
2021 AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL
2021 STUDIO CITY FILM FESTIVAL 

awards 

nominated BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE, LA FEMME FILM FESTIVAL
BEST DIRECTOR, FEATURE award for JESSICA RAE, STUDIO CITY FILM FESTIVAL
BEST ACTRESS IN FEATURE, JEARNEST CORCHADO, STUDIO CITY FILM FESTIVAL
SOCIAL JUSTICE AWARD, STUDIO CITY FILM FESTIVAL
nominated BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE, AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 


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