Here’s a first look at the upcoming romantic drama Single Hills written and directed by Brooklyn based filmmaker Wilkie Cornelius Jr.
Based on his 2004 stage play, and stars J. Kyle Manzay, Krystal Hill, Maryam Basir and Victor L. Williams.
“The story is told from the point of view of Jay, a struggling filmmaker who toils as an infomerical director during the day. He is fearful of serious commitment and sends his longtime companion, Lisa, ambivalent messages about the status of their future. When she distances herself from their relationship. he realizes his loss and frantically pursues her until his life spirals out of control”
The film has completed post-production and will screen at the New Voices In Black Cinema Festival in New York early next month
Judging from the trailer below, it looks like a smooth, sophisticated romantic film with potential.