East of La Brea

East of La Brea

Aisha and Farha come out to support their friend Moises' cafe opening only to find out it's a haven for white hipsters. Meanwhile, after an incident, Moises has to make a controversial decision in his staff.

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Sam Bailey


Showrunner: Sameer Gardezi
Director: Sam Bailey
Executive Producer: Paul Feig, Laura Fischer, Kesila Childers, Sameer Gardezi, Ari Avishay, Austin Schumacher
Producer: Erica Fishman
Screenwriter: Sameer Gardezi, Halima Lucas, Tanha Dil, Nia Malika Dixon, Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Cinematographer: Ante Cheng
Editor: Ruben Navarro
Production Designer: Sara Millán
Sound Designer: Diego De Pietri
Music: Byron Sampson
Principal Cast: Geffri Maya, Kausar Mohammed, Rufino Romero, Zainab Johnson, Shelby Fero, Herbert Siguenza, Jason Boegh, Jorge Tercero, Dan Ramos, Jeryl Prescott
Additional Credits: Associate Producer: Erin Yarbrough, Casting Director: Natasha Ward, Costume Designer: Ciara Whaley, Location Manager: Valeria Lopez, 1st AD: Todd Reynolds, Hair: Myesha Dickson, Make-Up: Myishia Jackson-Burnett, Consultant: Margari Hill, Sound Mixer: Scott Kaser, Color: Incendio


Publicity Contact
Amanda Lundberg
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Comedy
Screening Section: Episodic Pilot Competition
Screening Format: Episodic
Country: ["United States"]
Language: English
Runtime: 10:46 mins