DeKalb Elementary

DeKalb Elementary

Inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.

Year:  2016
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Genre:  Drama
Screening Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 20 mins

Reed Van Dyk

Director Bio

Reed Van Dyk is a Los Angeles based writer/director. His most recent film "Dekalb Elementary" will premiere at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival and the 2017 Clermont Ferrand Film Festival. His first short "The Conservatory" won a 1st Place Student Emmy Award and his last short "Amateur Couple" played with "Obvious Child" at the Melbourne Int'l Film Festival.


Director:  Reed Van Dyk
Producer:  Cory Desrosiers, Christopher Leavins, Enrique Diaz, Reed Van Dyk, Morgan Peterson, Ricardo Ramirez
Screenwriter: Reed Van Dyk
Cinematographer: Jon Peter
Editor: Reed Van Dyk
Production Designer: May Mitchell
Sound Designer: Jim Fitzpatrick
Principal Cast: Tarra Riggs, Bo Mitchell, Shinelle Azoroh, Champagne Powell, Del Hunter-White
Additional Credits: Costume Designer: Brianna Quick, Casting: Jami Rudofsky


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