Lions in the Corner

Lions in the Corner

In the rural mountains of Virginia, "Scarface" started a fight club in his backyard called Streetbeefs. Nicknamed after the burn scars on his face from being trapped in a house fire as a child, Chris is a former convict and felon. After losing many of his friends in the area to shootings and stabbings, he created the organization to combat gun and knife violence in a more controlled and moderated environment. What started out as an informal conflict mediation program turned into a greater community more powerful than Scarface could have ever imagined.

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Director: Paul Hairston
Executive Producer: Matt McLaughlin, Andrew Simkiss
Producer: Tripp Kramer, Jake Ewald
Cinematographer: Gaul Porat
Editor: Cavan Faucett
Sound Designer: Geoff Strasser
Music: Tobias Norberg
Principal Cast: Scarface AKA Chris Wilmore


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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Genre: Documentary
Screening Section: Documentary Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Documentary Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 9 mins