JAKE (Trailer)

2017 Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner / 2017 San Francisco Black Film Festival / 2017 The People's Film Festival

A short film about policing and taking a stand. A violent interaction forces Lance, a Brooklyn detective, to question the motives of his fellow officer. “JAKE” opens a window into police brutality from the perspective of a Black NYC cop who must face his fears and find courage.


Written & Directed by Michael Tyner / Produced & Edited by Karim López