Princess Usanga is a director and screenwriter born in New York to Haitian and Nigerian parents. She likes to share unique perspectives. Usanga is working on the pilot for her series. "Missed Connections. (TBD)." Her directorial debut was her short film "God's Atheist."
"Hooky" is her second film that she will direct and it will be her screenwriting debut. This fun coming-of-age 90's short film is a part of her Filmgate x Arri Fellowship Program
Flashback to a day in 1995 in Kendall, Miami when teenager wrote notes to each other, had beepers, and danced to Miami bass music. Haitian American Highschool freshman and goody two shoes, Nora, agreed to ditch school so her rebellious friend Renee can avoid a big exam. Friendship as they navigate through a series of back to back calamities that forge them to learn more about themselves, each other, and the realities of life.
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SPACES FOR RENT
High-end photography equipment is available for rental
Perfect for photography and VFX shooting
very controllable lighting environment
EL ORO THEATER
Room for 32 person seating
Adjustable and programmable theater lights
4k HDR projector
High end sound system with microphones, speakers and control panel