From Writer Aja Cooper
A Kevin Wilson Film
• The ordinary language people use in speaking or writing.
• A literary medium distinguished from poetry especially by its greater irregularity and variety of rhythm and its closer correspondence to the patterns of everyday speech.
As college students GAVIN and DONIELLE spend more time together, studying for their upcoming English final, it becomes apparent that there may be more than just a friendship present.
As these realizations come to light, a test on the art of communication comes early, challenging the two students to define their relationship.
PROSE is a story utilizing literary devices to highlight the modern day situationship.
Kevin Wilson is a 22 year old director based in Charlotte, NC. Kevin graduated from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a B.A in Media Studies. He has experience directing award-winning short films, music videos, and promotional content.
KEVIN WILSON - THE DIRECTOR
AJA COOPER - THE WRITER
Aja Cooper is a Jacksonville, NC native with a powerful and unique voice that thrives in the telling of family dramas and love stories. She strives to be a modern day griot whose words are materialized on-screen, all while highlighting faith and dismantling the stereotypes often associated with the African American community. Aja received a Bachelor of Arts in English from UNC Greensboro and a Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting from the UNC School of the Arts.
Clarielle Marsh is creative producer and filmmaker from Winston-Salem, NC. She received her Bachelor's in Gender & Sexuality Studies from Wake Forest University and a Master's in Creative Producing from the School of Filmmaking at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. She’s drawn to coming-of-age narratives, strong female protagonists, and content that speaks to intersectional and often times queer experiences.
CLARIELLE MARSH - PRODUCER
ALLAN MEADE, JR - PRODUCER
Virginia native Allan Meade, Jr. is a multi-faceted Creative Producer with experience producing and directing a variety of creative content. Allan is an award-winner for his most recent film Life Expectancy (2018) and has a passion for helping bring a creative vision from idea to screen. Allan received a B.S. in Journalism & Mass Communication from North Carolina A&T State University.
GARDY SWENGBE -
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Gardy Swengbe is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from North Carolina A&T State University with a Bachelor’s in Journalism & Mass Communication before acquiring his Master’s in Interactive Media from Elon University. His previous experience includes producing online video content for Haitian Heritage & Friends of Haiti in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, receiving national
recognition for video production and story composition through NOPBNRCSE, and a recipient of the “Best Student Music Video” through the Urban Mediamakers Film Festival.