Directed by: Halima Lucas
Halima Lucas is an LA-based writer/director from Stockton, California. Her short, Amelia’s Closet became a finalist for the 43rd Student Academy Awards and also won the 2017 American Black Film Festival HBO Short Film Award. Following the success of her short, Halima was selected for Ryan Murphy's Half Initiative TV Director Shadowing program, as well as the Break The Room fellowship, where she helped develop and write the webseries East of La Brea, which was produced by Paul Feig’s Powderkeg, premiered at SXSW in 2019, and won at UrbanWorld Film Festival. She was then selected for the 2018-2019 Nickelodeon Writing Program and ultimately landed a development deal on a live-action project. Currently, she’s an Associate Story Editor on Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, and continues to make films – the most recent being Plan LMNOP.