International Black Women’s Film Festival - Saturday, July 21st at 1:15 PM in San Francisco Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Martha’s Vineyard African-American Film Festival - Saturday, August 11th at TBA
A match between Mother & Daughter: At stake? A boy’s life.
A friendly dinner takes a wrong turn in “Jackie.” The story of an Ivy Leaguer and her birth-mother who find out that their similarities are disturbingly strong and first impressions can never be undone.
Having grown up in East New York’s volatile child care system, Jackie Isley is armed with street and book-smarts upon meeting ”Ronnie” for the first time. Looking more like her sister, Jackie soon learns that not only is she the product of a teenage pregnancy, but also that her mother is out for blood…