CIFF47: PSQ March 22 – April 1, 2023 | Streams April 2 – April 9, 2023

Silent Partner

Year: 2021
Country: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 16 minutes

Silent Partner

Silas Jones is an accomplished Black trial attorney on the cusp of making partner at a white-shoe law firm. Upon successfully defending a white woman charged with murdering a Black teen, Silas comes to a crossroads with his wife Kosi, an equally accomplished professor, as they prepare to attend the firm’s celebration. As the night progresses, Silas questions the legitimacy of his promotion. Will he make the ultimate sacrifice?

CIFF46 Screenings

Allen Theatre

Wednesday, April 06, 2022 at 11:50 AM

CIFF46 Streams On Demand

Sunday, April 10, 2022 at 11:00 AM -
Sunday, April 17, 2022 at 11:59 PM

Streams Access: United States and US Territories
Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: No
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: No

Related Event
46th CIFF College Program

Shorts Program
Shorts Program 9


Aristotle Torres

Salma Qarnain, Roderick Lawrence, Dr. Celeste Watkins-Hayes, Rejji Hayes

Story by: Roderick Lawrence, Aristotle Torres; Written by: Aristotle Torres, J.J. Johnson

Eric Branco

Taylor Levy

Principal Cast
Roderick Lawrence, Kara Young, Michael Park, Maia Guest, Jeff Ryan

Film Contact

Community Partner

Greater Cleveland Film Commission

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