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MEAN HAKEEM

Year 2020
Runtime 6 mins
Language English
Availability
  • Online & In-Cinema

This short film is included in the following package(s): SHORTS: ALBERTA SPIRIT NARRATIVES


MEAN HAKEEM tells the story of Calgary-born Hakeem Dawodu, following his journey to overcome abuse, poverty, and drug addiction to become a UFC fighter. This up-and-coming filmmaking team crafts a gritty and stylish short that puts them on the map for filmmakers to watch.

Available online from Monday, September 27 at 9 AM to Sunday, October 3 at 11:59 PM.

Countries

Canada
Director
Evan Bourque
Executive Producer
Asim Overstands
Producer
Chelsea Bradley, Asim Overstands, Vince Raquel, Kiran Sthankiya
Screenwriter
Alexa Gilker
Cinematographer
Asim Overstands
Editor
Vince Raquel, Evan Bourque
Music
Tei Sun
Cast
Hakeem Dawodu, Malcolm Perez, Yacouba Sylla