Sundance 2018: “A Boy. A Girl. A Dream” Makes Its Debuts

Yesterday, Datari Turner Productions premiered its sixth film at Sundance: A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love On Election Night. Attending from the film were stars Omari Hardwick, Meagan Good, Jay Ellis, and Dijon Talton; director Qasim Basir; writer Samantha Turner and producer Datari Turner. The film debuted in the NEXT category, a class of films at the festival that takes an “innovative, forward-thinking approach to storytelling.” The sold-out screening at Park City Library earned a standing ovation and plenty of buzz, capping off a whirlwind weekend of various press interviews, photo shoots, and events.

LEFT PHOTO: Samantha Turner, Jay Ellis, Dijon Talton, Omari Hardwick, Meagan Good, Qasim Basir attend the premiere of “A Boy. A Girl. A Dream” at Park City Library on January 22, 2018, in Park City, UT (Jerod Harris/Getty)

A Boy. A Girl. A Dream is set on the night of the 2016 Presidential election, when “Cass” (Hardwick), an L.A. club promoter, takes a thrilling and emotional journey with “Free” (Good), a Midwestern visitor. She challenges him to revisit his broken dreams – while he pushes her to discover hers.