The Murmur of Bees
Directed by Apryl Richards
Sadie, a young inner-city girl who suffers from parental neglect and isolation, retreats into her imagination for peace, community, and a new sense of home.
Writer: Apryl Richards
Producer: Rammy Lee Park
Director of Photography: Sean Porter
Editor: Apryl Richards
Cast: Winnifred BonJean Alpart, Maura Malloy
Total Running Time: 13 min
Capture Format: RED
Apryl Richards is a screenwriter, director and visiting film/video professor at the University of Washington in the Center for Digital Art and Experimental Media (DXARTS). Apryl's film credits include art direction on several award winning short films and the feature, “The Brand Upon the Brain,” directed by Guy Maddin. As the director of youth programs at the Maysles Institute she developed curriculum for a summer film program for at-risk children in Harlem and has recently taught a documentary workshop in Iceland with National Geographic Student Expeditions.